Chevron

What is Chevron ?

Chevron is (noun) 1. a V shape A sign with a white chevron indicates a bend in the road. 2. a piece of braid, shaped like a V, sewn on the sleeve of a soldier’s uniform to show his or her rank Now that he has been promoted he has two gold chevrons on his sleeve.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level