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1. office

noun. ['ˈɔfəs'] place of business where professional or clerical duties are performed.

Synonyms

  • box office
  • life office
  • loan office
  • newsroom
  • central office
  • business establishment
  • ticket booth
  • ticket office
  • home office
  • government office
  • shipping office
  • countinghouse
  • headquarters
  • main office
  • office block
  • business office
  • office building
  • place of business

Antonyms

  • equilibrium
  • inclusion
  • rejection
  • e-mail

Etymology

  • office (Anglo-Norman)

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  • half
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2. office

noun. ['ˈɔfəs'] an administrative unit of government.

Synonyms

  • Comptroller of the Currency
  • CCRC
  • National Institutes of Health
  • Federal Housing Administration
  • U. S. Coast Guard
  • Air Force Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance
  • National Climatic Data Center
  • Defense Logistics Agency
  • DISA
  • CTC
  • Financial Management Service
  • Food and Drug Administration
  • Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
  • NIH
  • Government Printing Office
  • Government Accounting Office
  • authority
  • Center for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Marine Corps Intelligence Activity
  • GPO
  • US Fish and Wildlife Service
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • independent agency
  • National Technical Information Service
  • bureau
  • AFISR
  • Advanced Research and Development Activity
  • Naval Special Warfare
  • organ
  • agency
  • United States Border Patrol
  • U. S. Army
  • Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division
  • law enforcement agency
  • NGB
  • Federal Aviation Agency
  • Counterterrorist Center
  • USN
  • Air Force ISR
  • Naval Underwater Warfare Center
  • DTIC
  • National Guard Bureau
  • NTIS
  • DARPA
  • Technology Administration
  • Bureau of Engraving and Printing
  • US Army
  • administrative unit
  • Internal Revenue Service
  • Nonproliferation Center
  • ARDA
  • NUWC
  • FAA
  • Army Intelligence
  • BMDO
  • Customs Service
  • Bureau of Diplomatic Security
  • NCDC
  • Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service
  • United States Fish and Wildlife Service
  • ONI
  • US Border Patrol
  • NIST
  • Defense Technical Information Center
  • NSWC
  • Immigration and Naturalization Service
  • AI
  • NSW
  • GAO
  • federal agency
  • Ballistic Missile Defense Organization
  • National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Casualty Care Research Center
  • US Coast Guard
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration
  • PHS
  • FDA
  • executive agency
  • INR
  • Defense Information Systems Agency
  • National Park Service
  • DRMS
  • United States Navy
  • Army
  • U. S. Air Force
  • Bureau of Justice Statistics
  • LABLINK
  • United States Air Force
  • United States Government Printing Office
  • Patent Office
  • NAWCWPNS
  • Office of Naval Intelligence
  • USAF
  • BJA
  • Naval Surface Warfare Center
  • National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
  • Patent and Trademark Office Database
  • United States Coast Guard
  • DS
  • Customs Bureau
  • Navy
  • OSHA
  • Bureau of Justice Assistance
  • Bureau of Intelligence and Research
  • United States Government Accounting Office
  • NGA
  • US Government Printing Office
  • United States Public Health Service
  • INS
  • Department of Defense Laboratory System
  • FHA
  • MCIA
  • NPC
  • DOEI
  • United States Army
  • FWS
  • USCB
  • Office of Intelligence Support
  • Department of Energy Intelligence
  • government agency
  • US Air Force
  • Bureau of Customs
  • CDC
  • Foreign Service
  • National Weather Service
  • Air Force
  • US Navy
  • Census Bureau
  • Transportation Security Administration
  • TSA
  • Bureau of the Census
  • BJS
  • administrative body
  • local authority
  • USA
  • OIS
  • IRS

Antonyms

  • email
  • human
  • nonhuman
  • divest

Etymology

  • office (Anglo-Norman)

3. office

noun. ['ˈɔfəs'] the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group.

Synonyms

  • part
  • lieu
  • duty
  • stead
  • capacity
  • portfolio
  • function
  • role
  • hat
  • position
  • second fiddle

Antonyms

  • receptor
  • inactivity
  • inactiveness
  • inaction

Etymology

  • office (Anglo-Norman)

4. office

noun. ['ˈɔfəs'] (of a government or government official) holding an office means being in power.

Synonyms

  • state
  • power
  • executive clemency

Antonyms

  • subordinate
  • upper-class
  • middle-class
  • low status

Etymology

  • office (Anglo-Norman)

5. office

noun. ['ˈɔfəs'] a religious rite or service prescribed by ecclesiastical authorities.

Synonyms

  • religious rite
  • Little Office
  • rite
  • Office of the Dead

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • undock
  • exclusion
  • disequilibrium

Etymology

  • office (Anglo-Norman)

6. staff

noun. ['ˈstæf'] personnel who assist their superior in carrying out an assigned task.

Synonyms

  • force
  • personnel
  • maintenance staff
  • research staff
  • newsroom
  • office staff
  • service staff
  • staff member
  • security staff
  • office
  • general staff
  • sales staff
  • staffer

Antonyms

  • straighten
  • take
  • kern
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • stæf (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. staff

verb. ['ˈstæf'] provide with staff.

Synonyms

  • supply
  • man
  • provide
  • ply

Antonyms

  • demand
  • female
  • juvenile
  • woman

Etymology

  • stæf (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. staff

noun. ['ˈstæf'] a strong rod or stick with a specialized utilitarian purpose.

Synonyms

  • flagstaff
  • stick
  • flagpole
  • alpenstock
  • distaff
  • crook
  • crutch
  • quarterstaff
  • pikestaff
  • baton

Antonyms

  • pull
  • attract
  • centripetal force
  • repulsion

Etymology

  • stæf (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. staff

noun. ['ˈstæf'] the body of teachers and administrators at a school.

Synonyms

  • professor
  • body
  • school
  • faculty

Antonyms

  • dislodge
  • travel
  • move
  • masculine

Etymology

  • stæf (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. staff

noun. ['ˈstæf'] a rod carried as a symbol.

Synonyms

  • tipstaff
  • crosier
  • sceptre
  • symbol
  • verge
  • wand
  • crozier
  • mace

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • decompress
  • employer
  • detach

Etymology

  • stæf (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word office-staff


1. Noun Phrase
She also supervises her team, which might consist of not only nurses, but also office staff, nursing aides, technicians, social workers and others responsible for providing physical and emotional care.

2. Noun Phrase
If papers are randomly dropped into files and those files are set aside for one bright day when the office staff has time to alphabetize them and put the files away, the chances of losing important information increases.

3. Noun Phrase
Since these technicalities are continuously evolving and changing, employers in the medical field are likely to expect office staff to stay on top of evolving programs and computer-related updates that will increase a facility's productivity.

4. Noun Phrase
Construction staffing companies do have more liability and overhead costs than staffing companies that supply office staff, so the amount of a discount may not be large.

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