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  Words related to mission

Related / Similar Words: missionary work, charge, commission, military mission, deputation, delegation, delegacy, missionary post, missionary station, foreign mission

 

Definition:
  • the organized work of a religious missionary;
  • a special assignment that is given to a person or group; "a confidential mission to London"; "his charge was deliver a message";
  • an operation that is assigned by a higher headquarters; "the planes were on a bombing mission";
  • a group of representatives or delegates;
  • an organization of missionaries in a foreign land sent to carry on religious work;

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    Hyponyms: da'wah, dawah, fool's errand, mission impossible, suicide mission, martyr operation, sacrifice operation, combat mission, search mission, search and destroy mission, direct support, diplomatic mission, embassy

     

    Derivational Morphology: commission, appoint, charge, saddle, burden, delegate, depute, designate, assign

     

    Language Translations:
    Bulgarian: мисия   Croatian: misija  
    Dutch: missie   Esperanto: misio  
    Finnish: tehtävä   French: mission  
    Hungarian: küldetés   Italian: missione  
    Japanese: sc=Jpan   Polish: misja  
    Russian: миссия   Slovene: naloga  
    Spanish: misión  
     
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