staff

What are the hypernyms for staff?

Hypernyms for staff

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

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

    school

    Hyponyms for staff

    baton distaff quarterstaff scepter tipstaff research staff maintenance 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 man

    Meronyms for staff

    staff member staffer professor prof

    Sounds like staff

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