general

Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to a genus; relating to all of a class.

Part of speech: adjective

Large; sweeping; indefinite.

Part of speech: adjective

Common; customary; wide- spread.

Part of speech: adjective

Viewed as a whole.

Part of speech: noun

An officer who commands any body of troops not less than a brigade.

Part of speech: noun

A general principle, statement, or notion; totality.

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Usage examples "general":

  1. Then the general turned to Neale. - "The U.P. Trail", Zane Grey.
  2. One moment- I will return to the General and explain." - "Further Foolishness", Stephen Leacock.
  3. I'll tell you after I've seen the general. - "The Green Flag", Arthur Conan Doyle.