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  Words related to officer

Related / Similar Words: military officer, officeholder, ship's officer, policeman, police officer

 

Definition:
  • any person in the armed services who holds a position of authority or command; "an officer is responsible for the lives of his men";
  • 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";
  • a person authorized to serve in a position of authority on a vessel; "he is the officer in charge of the ship''s engines";
  • a member of a police force; "it was an accident, officer";
  • direct or command as an officer;

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    Hyponyms: adjutant, aide, aide-de-camp, army officer, brass hat, chief of staff, commanding officer, commandant, commander, commissioned officer, desk officer, executive officer, inspector general, military adviser, military advisor, naval officer, noncommissioned officer, noncom, warrant officer, probation officer, sergeant at arms, serjeant-at-arms, master, captain, sea captain, skipper, mate, first mate, privateer, privateersman, purser, sailing master, navigator, steward, supercargo, bobby, bull, cop, copper, fuzz, pig, police captain, police chief, constable, police constable, detective, investigator, tec, police detective, gendarme, inspector, motorcycle cop, motorcycle policeman, speed cop, police matron, policewoman, Mountie, shoofly, traffic cop, trooper, state trooper

     

    Member Meronyms: police, police force, constabulary, law

     

    Derivational Morphology: ship's officer, policeman, police officer, military officer

     

    Anagrams: orifice

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: 1. oficer   Chinese: 官员  
    Dutch: officier   Finnish: upseeri  
    French: officier   German: Offizier  
    Hebrew: קצין   Hungarian: rendőr  
    Italian: agente   Japanese: 役人  
    Korean: 장교   Portuguese: oficial  
    Russian: офицер   Serbian: часник  
     
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