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.

  2. officer(Noun)

    One who holds a public office.

  3. officer(Noun)

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

  4. officer(Noun)

    A simple contraction of the term "commissioned officer."

  5. officer(Verb)

    To supply with officers.

  6. officer(Verb)

    To command like an officer.

  7. Origin: 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?

  1. officer

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. Akhil Amar:

    A truly inferior officer.

  2. Cleveland Police:

    No officer wants to do that.

  3. Harry Houck:

    I'm 100% behind this officer.

  4. Roy Jones:

    You show the officer respect.

  5. Mark Koller:

    He was an ideal police officer.

Images & Illustrations of OFFICER

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Popularity rank by frequency of use

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