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Princeton's WordNet

  1. commissionedadjective

    (of military officers) holding by virtue of a commission a rank of second lieutenant or ensign or above

  2. accredited, commissioned, licensed, licencedadjective

    given official approval to act

    "an accredited college"; "commissioned broker"; "licensed pharmacist"; "authorized representative"


  1. commissionedadjective

    created according to an order; as, a commissioned painting.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Commissioned

    of Commission


  1. Commissioned

    Commissioned is an American Gospel group. The group recorded twelve albums over a period of seventeen years.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. commissioned

    One having a commission; furnished with a commission; empowered or authorized to act; as, a commissioned officer.

Editors Contribution

  1. commissionedverb

    Verb form of the word commission.

    They were commissioned to paint a painting that represented the unity of humanity as one intelligent being.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 11, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of commissioned in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of commissioned in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of commissioned in a Sentence

  1. Remy Teleus:

    I was not among those who stormed the police headquarters, but I am part of a group commissioned by Guy Philippe to take over police headquarters.

  2. Thomas Groome:

    The pope is commissioned to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ. That’s his job, so when he was asked a direct question, he gave Trump the benefit of the doubt, he said we have to be sure he said this, but if he said this, it is not Christian.

  3. Yu Zhengsheng:

    My current visit to Vietnam, commissioned by (President) Xi Jinping, aims to enhance mutual trust, build consensus and boost progress of China-Vietnam relations in a correct path.

  4. Michael McGuire:

    Iserved for nearly 34 years as a commissioned officer and I believe that the country is in need of principled, moral and ethical leadership. I'm looking to bring that as a conservative constitutionalist and I say that the road to 51 leads through Arizona.

  5. Mark Milley:

    I've read Mao Zedong, I've read Karl Marx, I've read Lenin. That doesn't make me a communist, so what is wrong with understanding, having some situational understanding about the country for which we are here to defend? And I personally find it offensive that we are accusing the United States military, our general officers, our commissioned, non-commissioned officers of being, quote, ‘woke’ or something else, because we're studying some theories that are out there.

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  • ανατέθηκεGreek
  • CommandéFrench
  • הוזמןHebrew
  • введен в эксплуатациюRussian
  • நியமிக்கப்பட்டதுTamil

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