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Synonyms for mission
ˈmɪʃ ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mission, missionary post, missionary station, foreign mission(noun)

    an organization of missionaries in a foreign land sent to carry on religious work

    Synonyms:
    delegation, charge, legation, missionary post, missionary work, commission, military mission, delegacy, foreign mission, deputation, missionary station

  2. mission, military mission(noun)

    an operation that is assigned by a higher headquarters

    "the planes were on a bombing mission"

    Synonyms:
    delegation, charge, missionary post, missionary work, commission, military mission, delegacy, foreign mission, deputation, missionary station

  3. mission, charge, commission(noun)

    a special assignment that is given to a person or group

    "a confidential mission to London"; "his charge was deliver a message"

    Synonyms:
    military commission, missionary post, accusation, commission, electric charge, delegacy, committal, explosive charge, missionary station, deputation, care, complaint, kick, heraldic bearing, billing, cathexis, tutelage, boot, commissioning, bursting charge, armorial bearing, delegation, guardianship, direction, charge, bearing, missionary work, foreign mission, committee, flush, military mission, thrill, rush, burster, bang, perpetration

  4. mission, missionary work(noun)

    the organized work of a religious missionary

    Synonyms:
    delegation, charge, missionary post, missionary work, commission, military mission, delegacy, foreign mission, deputation, missionary station

  5. deputation, commission, delegation, delegacy, mission(noun)

    a group of representatives or delegates

    Synonyms:
    delegacy, missionary work, relegation, delegating, direction, military mission, committal, commission, deputation, foreign mission, delegation, agency, military commission, missionary post, perpetration, charge, committee, representation, commissioning, relegating, missionary station

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. mission

    Synonyms:
    commission, trust, office, delegation, ministry, embassy, legation, deputation, errand, message

    Antonyms:
    assumption, usurpation, self-appointment

Editors Contribution

  1. purpose

    many companies begin their existence with a "mission statement" it is their purpose for existence.

    "i think that you have gotten off the track of your initial mission and need to re-think your strategy."

    Submitted by JP03 on January 19, 2015  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. mission(n.)

    Synonyms:
    commission, office, duty, charge, business, errand

  2. mission(n.)

    Synonyms:
    delegation, embassy

  3. mission(n.)

    Synonyms:
    missionary station

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. mission(n)

    Synonyms:
    commission, delegation, errand, trust

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How to use mission in a sentence?

  1. Mike Pompeo:

    We are here to build out a coalition aimed at achieving peace and a peaceful resolution. That's my mission, that's what President Trump certainly wants me to work to achieve and I hope that the Islamic Republic of Iran sees it that way.

  2. Shaul Gabbay:

    The idea that ‘ everyone is part of our mission ’ is also part of the terrorizing, that the enemy can be attacked from anywhere at any time by anyone, iSIS will recruit from any social strata, and using female terrorists in general and suicide bombers in particular is only going to increase.

  3. Kenneth Hansen:

    The New Horizons spacecraft is truly a mission of firsts, and this demonstration of stellar parallax is no different the New Horizons spacecraft continues to speed away from Earth toward interstellar space and is continuing to return exciting new data for planetary science.

  4. Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee:

    The president's limitations of a three year commitment and against 'enduring offensive ground combat operations' place counterproductive restraints on our national power, and the military's ability to accomplish the mission.

  5. State Mike Pompeo:

    I've watched my life take turns that one would never have expected, but it's not something I want to do. I want to stay here and continue to perform the mission that I'm serving President President Trump, and I hope doing a good turn for the American people as well.


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