Origin of vice-admiral
Related formsvice-ad·mi·ral·ty, noun
Examples from the Web for vice-admiral
For the first time since their entrance the vice-admiral gave them a smile.Dave Dawson at Truk|Robert Sydney Bowen
In a fight with the squadron of Admiral Howard the ship of his vice-admiral, Grenville, was sunk.The Golden Book of the Dutch Navigators|Hendrik Willem van Loon
To capture this fortress, Morgan sent his vice-admiral Bradley, with four hundred men.The Naval History of the United States|Willis J. Abbot.
The vice-admiral's flag came down with it, and re-appeared at the next minute at the fore of the Plantagenet.
The vice-admiral governed a fleet on principles very different from those of Bluewater.