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Synonyms for officer
ˈɔ fə sər, ˈɒf ə-of·fi·cer

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  1. officerverb

    manage, direct, conduct

  2. officerverb

    To supply with officers.

    direct, manage, conduct

  3. officerverb

    To command like an officer.

    conduct, manage, direct

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. officer

    official, functionary, conductor, director, administrator, manager, dignitary, official

    member, servant, private, sinecurist

Princeton's WordNet

  1. military officer, officernoun

    any person in the armed services who holds a position of authority or command

    "an officer is responsible for the lives of his men"

    policeman, officeholder, ship's officer, military officer, police officer

  2. officeholder, officernoun

    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"

    incumbent, policeman, officeholder, ship's officer, military officer, police officer

  3. policeman, police officer, officernoun

    a member of a police force

    "it was an accident, officer"

    policeman, officeholder, ship's officer, military officer, police officer

  4. officer, ship's officerverb

    a person authorized to serve in a position of authority on a vessel

    "he is the officer in charge of the ship's engines"

    policeman, officeholder, ship's officer, military officer, police officer

  5. officerverb

    direct or command as an officer

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. officernoun

    official, functionary, magistrate

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. officernoun

    office-holder, magistrate, dignitary, incumbent

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  1. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy:

    I think there's a lot of things that happened. It's not just on January 6, we had on Good Friday an officer get killed. I think if you're going to have a commission you should look at the whole broad spectrum. We just went through a whole summer of riots throughout this city. We should grasp that as well.

  2. Evan Wexler:

    I’m a guy who’s terrorized living in Fort Lee, an incident happens where a guy gets my car started, I came out of the house with a rifle, the guy puts the car into drive, drives forward, and my gun discharges. POLICE OFFICER WHO MURDERED SARAH EVERARD GIVEN LIFE SENTENCE.

  3. Chief Stephen Stepp:

    As the officer exited his vehicle, he was suddenly confronted by an armed subject, as a result of the confrontation, the officer discharged his firearm, resulting in the death of Mr. Corey Jones.

  4. Deputy Commissioner Rodriguez -- one:

    We cannot interview an officer administratively and compel them, if an officer is the subject of the criminal investigation. Every person has the right against self-incrimination, so for us to compel an officer to provide a statement, that could potentially taint the criminal investigation.

  5. Katie Mulkey:

    This is a common practice that people thinks it’s okay to give Reynoldsburg Officer Nikki Riley babies medicine … to help them sleep.

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