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  1. Douglas, 1st Earl,1861–1928, British field marshal: commander in chief of the British forces in France 1915–18.
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Historical Examples of haig

  • Haig had quickly turned and faced the group of men at the left of the road.

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  • “I have several things to say to you, one at a time,” replied Haig smoothly.

  • She looked down the half-made road by which Haig had disappeared.

  • Those who have no reason to hate Haig dislike him because he does not ask them to like him.

  • But Haig was 46 as much the quicker in action as he was the nimbler in wit.

British Dictionary definitions for haig


  1. Douglas, 1st Earl Haig. 1861–1928, British field marshal; commander in chief of the British forces in France and Flanders (1915–18)
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