Definitions for officiateəˈfɪʃ iˌeɪt
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word officiate
act in an official capacity in a ceremony or religious ritual, such as a wedding
"Who officiated at your wedding?"
perform duties attached to a particular office or place or function
"His wife officiated as his private secretary"
To perform the functions of some office.
To serve as umpire or referee.
Origin: Circa 17th Century, from officiatus, perfect passive participle of officio, from officium.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I declare to everyone today as a minister of the Gospel – I will not officiate over any same-sex unions or same-sex marriage ceremonies, i completely refuse.
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