Definition of rear commodore in English:

rear commodore


  • An officer in a yacht club ranking below vice commodore.

    ‘Doug takes this off-duty mission so seriously that he dedicated himself as the club's rear commodore.’
    • ‘There are eleven Stations within the Club, each of which has its own Rear Commodore and officers.’
    • ‘The Rear Commodore is to assist the Commodore and Vice Commodore in the performance of their duties,and, in their absence, act in the stead.’


rear commodore

/ˌrir ˈkäməˌdôr/ /ˌrɪr ˈkɑməˌdɔr/