What are the synonyms for commission?

Synonyms for commission

perpetration direction delegacy committal committee mission commissioning deputation charge military commission delegation

Definitions for commission

  • noun - a special assignment that is given to a person or group; "a confidential mission to London"; "his charge was deliver a message"
  • noun - the act of committing a crime
  • noun - the act of granting authority to undertake certain functions
  • verb - charge with a task
  • verb - put into commission; equip for service; of ships
  • verb - place an order for
  • noun - an official document issued by a government and conferring on the recipient the rank of an officer in the armed forces
  • noun - a formal statement of a command or injunction to do something; "the judge's charge to the jury"
  • noun - a special group delegated to consider some matter; "a committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours" - Milton Berle
  • noun - a group of representatives or delegates
  • noun - a fee for services rendered based on a percentage of an amount received or collected or agreed to be paid (as distinguished from a salary); "he works on commission"
  • noun - the state of being in good working order and ready for operation; "put the ships into commission"; "the motor was out of commission"
  • Pronounciation of commission

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    Antonyms for commission

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    Holonyms for commission

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    Hypernyms for commission

    bidding organization crime offence empowerment credential dictation organisation offense law-breaking credentials administrative unit fee assignment criminal offense authorization certificate command administrative body operation duty assignment criminal offence authorisation certification bid clear outfit authorize equip order authorise fit pass fit out

    Hyponyms for commission

    presidium panel suicide mission misdirection blue ribbon committee planning commission standing committee finance committee praesidium vestry martyr operation Economic and Social Council commission board conservancy steering committee politburo zoning commission diplomatic mission fool's errand sacrifice operation ECOSOC commission election commission select committee ethics committee political action committee jury embassy mission impossible mandate blue ribbon commission fairness commission subcommittee ethics panel PAC

    Meronyms for commission

    commissioner committee member

    Sounds like commission

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