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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A worker who holds or is invested with an office.

Usage examples (31)
  • A government functionary is going to make rules about what you can get and what you can't!
  • Most of what the public sees the practitioner doing could be described as functionary activity.
  • That said, I think I am right when I talk about the 'functionary'.
  • We must spell out what kind of functionary can be removed at any particular moment of the day or night. for more
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