Definition of Commission in English :
Define Commission in English
Commission meaning in English
Meaning of Commission in English
Pronunciation of Commission in English
Commission pronunciation in English
Pronounce Commission in Englishsee synonyms of commission
1. commission, committee
a special group delegated to consider some matter
Example Sentences:'a committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours'
a fee for services rendered based on a percentage of an amount received or collected or agreed to be paid (as distinguished from a salary)
Example Sentences:'he works on commission'
3. commission, commissioning
the act of granting authority to undertake certain functions
the state of being in good working order and ready for operation
Example Sentences:'put the ships into commission''the motor was out of commission'
a group of representatives or delegates
a formal statement of a command or injunction to do something
Example Sentences:'the judge's charge to the jury'
7. commission, military commission
an official document issued by a government and conferring on the recipient the rank of an officer in the armed forces
a special assignment that is given to a person or group
Example Sentences:'a confidential mission to London''his charge was deliver a message'
put into commission; equip for service; of ships
place an order for
charge with a task
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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