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Synonyms for mission
ˈmɪʃ ənmis·sion

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. mission

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

    Antonyms:
    assumption, usurpation, self-appointment

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mission, missionary post, missionary station, foreign missionnoun

    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 missionnoun

    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, commissionnoun

    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 worknoun

    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, missionnoun

    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

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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. missionnoun

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

  2. missionnoun

    Synonyms:
    delegation, embassy

  3. missionnoun

    Synonyms:
    missionary station

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. missionnoun

    Synonyms:
    commission, delegation, errand, trust

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How to use mission in a sentence?

  1. Alexis Tsipras:

    Greece will undertake every effort so that NATO's mission contributes to the solution of the crisis, unfortunately it's clear that the obstacles .. arise from Turkey's unilateral demands and positions. Demands and positions which unfortunately are also expressed through a rise in activities which violate our airspace.

  2. Mike Pompeo:

    The U.S. troops withdrawing from Syria is not the end of America's fight. The fight is one we will continue to wage alongside you, the drawdown in troops is essentially a tactical change, it is not a change in the mission. It simply represents a new stage in an old fight.

  3. Vladimir Putin:

    Our predecessors understood the significance of this bridge ... and tried to complete this project a long time ago, let's hope we can fulfill this historical mission.

  4. Blake Watters:

    It looked like a complete mission success to me.

  5. Michael Lang:

    Woodstock remains committed to social change and will continue to be active in support of HeadCounts critical mission to get out the vote before the next election, we thank the artists, fans and partners who stood by us even in the face of adversity. My thoughts turn to Bethel and its celebration of our 50th Anniversary to reinforce the values of compassion, human dignity, and the beauty of our differences embraced by Woodstock.


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