What does Commissioner mean?

Definitions for Commissioner
kəˈmɪʃ ə nərCom·mis·sion·er

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Commissioner.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. commissioner(noun)

    a government administrator

  2. commissioner(noun)

    a member of a commission

Wiktionary

  1. commissioner(Noun)

    A member of a commission.

  2. commissioner(Noun)

    Someone commissioned to perform certain duties.

  3. commissioner(Noun)

    An official in charge of a government department, especially a police force.

  4. commissioner(Noun)

    Someone who commissions something

Webster Dictionary

  1. Commissioner(noun)

    a person who has a commission or warrant to perform some office, or execute some business, for the government, corporation, or person employing him; as, a commissioner to take affidavits or to adjust claims

  2. Commissioner(noun)

    an officer having charge of some department or bureau of the public service

Freebase

  1. Commissioner

    A commissioner is, in principle, the title given to a member of a commission or to an individual who has been given a commission. In practice, the title of commissioner has evolved to include a variety of senior officials, often sitting on a specific commission. In particular, commissioner frequently refers to senior police or government officials. A High Commissioner is equivalent to an ambassador, originally between the United Kingdom and the Dominions and now between all Commonwealth states, whether Commonwealth realms, republics, or countries having a monarch other than that of the realms. The title is also sometimes given to senior officials in the private sector; for instance, many North American sports leagues.

Editors Contribution

  1. commissioner

    A person commissioned to perform a specific role, responsibility and duty with a known job description.

    The government commissioner had to report to the relevant Minister in Cabinet.

    Submitted by MaryC on December 27, 2019  

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Commissioner' in Nouns Frequency: #1640

How to pronounce Commissioner?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say Commissioner in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Commissioner in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Commissioner in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Commissioner in a Sentence

  1. Roger Goodell:

    The commissioner was arrogant, he certainly made a mountain out of molehill. C'mon, we're gong to waste this much time on the deflation of footballs?

  2. Ambassador Danon:

    Peter Anthony Gallo, an international lawyer and former investigator for the UNs own watchdog, the OIOS, told Fox News that Peter Anthony Gallo was not surprised by the allegations. [ They ] do not surprise me in the slightest ; there is nothing unusual in them and they could just as easily have come from any one of a number of Organizations in the UN system because they reflect the management culture of disregard for the staff, disregard for the rules and a general air of entitlement and impunity, he said. Gallo who himself was a whistleblower at the U.N. and now director of, Hear their Cries, a group that reports on sexual abuse and exploitation around the world and at the UN. The problem is that U.N. agencies control their own investigative functions and deal with disciplinary matters internally. The result is that instead of being a means of addressing misconduct and wrongdoing, the internal justice system is more of a tool for intimidating any staff members who dare to report misconduct by senior staff, such as by Krahenbuhl and his cronies. Following reports that both Switzerland and the Netherlands suspended their funding to UNRWA, Israels United Nations Ambassador Danny Danon called upon all of the international to suspend funding. The report reveals alarming, but not surprising, findings. In addition to propagating false information about its refugee population, UNRWA has in recent years worked to redirect world funds to continue this corruption industry that has served its leadership. The international community, which generously finances UNRWA, must immediately suspend the budgets assigned to the agency. Ambassador Danon said. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP The aid money should be gradually transferred to the UNHCR( UN High Commissioner for Refugees), instead of helping the UNRWA leadership continue engaging in a series of ethical offenses.

  3. President Trump:

    Can you believe that the disrespect for our Country, our Flag, National Anthem continues without penalty to the players, the Commissioner has lost control of the hemorrhaging league. Players are the boss !

  4. Social Security deputy commissioner:

    The commissioner is concerned about the public perception about the way we're running this program.

  5. San Diego:

    We are aware of the alleged incident involving Jacob Nix last Sunday in Arizona, we take this matter seriously and have been in contact with the Commissioner's office and local authorities. Due to the ongoing legal proceedings, we will not have any further comment at this time.

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Translations for Commissioner

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  • комисар, представителBulgarian
  • komisařCzech
  • kommissærDanish
  • Kommissar, Kommissarin, KommissionsmitgliedGerman
  • erivolinikEstonian
  • کمیسرPersian
  • commissaireFrench
  • barrantaghManx
  • հանձնակատարArmenian
  • commissarioItalian
  • 위원Korean
  • gevolmachtigde, commissarisDutch
  • уполномоченный, представи́тель, комисса́р, [[член]] [[комиссия, уполномо́ченный, представи́тельницаRussian
  • kommissionärSwedish
  • kamishnaSwahili

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