What are the hypernyms for staff?

Hypernyms for staff

symbol building material body stick force musical notation personnel cater provide serve supply ply

Definitions for staff

  • verb - provide with staff; "This position is not always staffed"
  • verb - serve on the staff of; "The two men staff the reception desk"
  • noun - a strong rod or stick with a specialized utilitarian purpose; "he walked with the help of a wooden staff"
  • noun - (music) the system of five horizontal lines on which the musical notes are written
  • noun - a rod carried as a symbol
  • noun - the body of teachers and administrators at a school; "the dean addressed the letter to the entire staff of the university"
  • noun - personnel who assist their superior in carrying out an assigned task; "the hospital has an excellent nursing staff"; "the general relied on his staff to make routine decisions"
  • noun - building material consisting of plaster and hair; used to cover external surfaces of temporary structure (as at an exposition) or for decoration
  • Pronounciation of staff

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    Synonyms for staff

    stave faculty

    Antonyms for staff

    No antonyms found for staff.

    Holonyms for staff


    Hyponyms for staff

    crook flagpole crosier sceptre newsroom sales staff general staff shepherd's crook flagstaff crozier verge office security staff headquarters staff alpenstock crutch pikestaff mace wand office staff service staff baton distaff quarterstaff scepter tipstaff research staff maintenance staff man

    Meronyms for staff

    staffer professor prof staff member

    Sounds like staff

    s.t.p. sawed-off sedative setoff setup set off set up shade off sheet web shoot up shtup shut off shut up siccative side of beef side view sit-up sit by sit up sixty-five skydive sky dive soda pop southpaw stab staff Staffa staph stative stave