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Overview of noun officer

The noun officer has 4 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (86) military officer, officer

(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. (23) officeholder, officer

(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. (8) policeman, police officer, officer

(a member of a police force; "it was an accident, officer")

4. (1) officer, ship's officer

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

Overview of verb officer

The verb officer has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) officer

(direct or command as an officer) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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