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Definition of Navy

Navy

  1. A fleet of ships; an assemblage of merchantmen, or so many as sail in company.
  2. The whole of the war vessels belonging to a nation or ruler, considered collectively; as, the navy of Italy.
  3. The officers and men attached to the war vessels of a nation; as, he belongs to the navy.

Navy Quotations

Those who served, and those who continue to serve in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard took an oath to uphold and protect the Constitution against all enemies foreign and domestic, and we can never forget the importance of their commitment to our Nation.
Robin Hayes

There's this misconception that the Navy is this cruise ship, and you get to go out and sail around, and every now and then, you have to swab the deck. But, no, it is a very impressive group of young people that live at sea, in this place that's very uncomfortable. They exude a pride that is well-deserved.
Tom Hanks

It is the function of the Navy to carry the war to the enemy so that it is not fought on U.S. soil.
Chester W. Nimitz

To my great surprise, Twitter is not housed in a silver pod that orbits Earth at supersonic speeds, vacuuming up and then dispersing digital bits of worldwide chitchat; it's in a big, bland office building in downtown San Francisco, near a bowling alley and an Old Navy.
Susan Orlean

When I lost my rifle, the Army charged me 85 dollars. That is why in the Navy the Captain goes down with the ship.
Dick Gregory
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Navy Translations

navy in Dutch is marine, zeemacht
navy in French is marine
navy in German is Schiffahrt, Kriegsmarine
navy in Italian is marina
navy in Portuguese is marinha
navy in Spanish is marina
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