Definitions for officiateəˈfɪʃ iˌeɪt

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  1. officiate(verb)

    act in an official capacity in a ceremony or religious ritual, such as a wedding

    "Who officiated at your wedding?"

  2. officiate, function(verb)

    perform duties attached to a particular office or place or function

    "His wife officiated as his private secretary"

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  1. officiate(Verb)

    To perform the functions of some office.

  2. officiate(Verb)

    To serve as umpire or referee.

  3. Origin: Circa 17th Century, from officiatus, perfect passive participle of officio, from officium.


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