Definition of OFFICER

noun : OFFICER

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) 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. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 4. (

    ) a person authorized to serve in a position of authority on a vessel; "he is the officer in charge of the ship's engines" ;

verb : OFFICER

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) direct or command as an officer ;


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