Definition of Green Beret in US English:

Green Beret


  • A member of the US Army Special Forces.

    • ‘Kerry's boat was then hit by another explosion that knocked Rassmann, an army Green Beret, into the water.’
    • ‘He will now spend four days at Fort Bragg, where he will conduct a clinic and learn about the military lifestyle of his father, a former Green Beret.’
    • ‘We'll talk with NATO's former supreme allied commander, as well as a former Green Beret.’
    • ‘Capt. Amerine is a Green Beret with Fifth Special Forces Group.’
    • ‘Michael was a Green Beret, a member of the Army's elite Special Forces, and had served in the Persian Gulf War during his 28 years in the military.’


Green Beret

/ˌɡrin bəˈreɪ//ˌɡrēn bəˈrā/