Any person in the armed services who holds a position of authority or command:
— An officer is responsible for the lives of his men.
synonym: military officer.
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.
A member of a police force:
— It was an accident, officer.
Dutch: agent, bout, diender, flic, flik, gerechtsdienaar, glimmerik, juut, klabak, pandoer ... show more
Polish: stróż prawa, stróż bezpieczeństwa, policjant
A person authorized to serve in a position of authority on a vessel:
— He is the officer in charge of the ship's engines.
synonym: ship's officer.
Polish: oficer żeglugi
Direct or command as an officer.
Moby thesaurus: ADC, CO, G-man, John Law, MP, OD, administrator, aide, aide-de-camp, apparatchik, archon, bailiff, beadle, beagle, boatswain, bound bailiff, brigadier, brigadier general, bureaucrat, captain ... show more.
debug info: 0.0336