The dreadnought HMS Centurion.
dreadnought definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- a coat made of a thick woolen cloth
- the cloth
Origin: after Dreadnought, the first of such a class of British battleships, built in 1906any large, heavily armored battleship with many powerful guns
dreadnought definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A battleship armed with six or more guns having calibers of 12 inches or more.