What does OFFICER mean?

Definitions for OFFICER
ˈɔ fə sər, ˈɒf ə-OFFICER

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. military officer, officer(noun)

    any person in the armed services who holds a position of authority or command

    "an officer is responsible for the lives of his men"

  2. officeholder, officer(noun)

    someone who is appointed or elected to an office and who holds a position of trust

    "he is an officer of the court"; "the club elected its officers for the coming year"

  3. policeman, police officer, officer(noun)

    a member of a police force

    "it was an accident, officer"

  4. officer, ship's officer(verb)

    a person authorized to serve in a position of authority on a vessel

    "he is the officer in charge of the ship's engines"

  5. officer(verb)

    direct or command as an officer

Wiktionary

  1. officer(Noun)

    One who has a position of authority in a hierarchical organization, especially in military, police or government organizations.

    Etymology: From officer, officier, from officiarius, from officium + -arius.

  2. officer(Noun)

    One who holds a public office.

    Etymology: From officer, officier, from officiarius, from officium + -arius.

  3. officer(Noun)

    An agent or servant imparted with the ability, to some degree, to act on initiative.

    Etymology: From officer, officier, from officiarius, from officium + -arius.

  4. officer(Noun)

    A simple contraction of the term "commissioned officer."

    Etymology: From officer, officier, from officiarius, from officium + -arius.

  5. officer(Verb)

    To supply with officers.

    Etymology: From officer, officier, from officiarius, from officium + -arius.

  6. officer(Verb)

    To command like an officer.

    Etymology: From officer, officier, from officiarius, from officium + -arius.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. officer

    A person having some command. A term applied both in the royal and mercantile navies to any one of a ship's company who ranks above the fore-mast men.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'OFFICER' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1150

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'OFFICER' in Written Corpus Frequency: #975

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'OFFICER' in Nouns Frequency: #210

How to pronounce OFFICER?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say OFFICER in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of OFFICER in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of OFFICER in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of OFFICER in a Sentence

  1. Steve Romines:

    The ballistics subsequently came back from the Kentucky state police and determined that the shot that they claimed hit Officer Mattingly, they could not determine it was fired from( Walker's) gun.

  2. Sister Julie Ramirez:

    He could have tased my brother or called for backup, when Officer Morrison got out of that patrol car he knew he was going to kill my brother.

  3. George Kinoti:

    He's the first DPP I can say who is a polished field officer ... He knows the pains we undergo in the field, he's so humble ... It has won all my officers.

  4. Raleigh Police Chief Cassandra Deck-Brown:

    During the course of the pursuit, the suspect was shot and killed by the officer, initially, it is known that a firearm was located in close proximity to the deceased suspect. That weapon, along with other elements available at the scene, will be processed.

  5. Dan Hess:

    Unless Chief Financial Officer Karen Hoguet enter the fourth quarter very clean... it puts into jeopardy the most important quarter of the year.

Images & Illustrations of OFFICER

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