navy noun definition in People in sea travel topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: People in sea travel topic
[countable + singular or plural verb] the part of a country’s armed forces that fights at sea, and the ships that it uses the British and German navies He’s joined the navy/the Navy. an officer in the navy/the Navy The navy is/are considering buying six new warships. He joined the Navy in 1991. He spent ten years in the US navy.