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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person who enforces the law. Someone who is in a position in an organization or the government.

Usage examples (39)
  • officer, I know I was going faster than 55 miles per hour, but I wasn't going to be on the road an hour.
  • An officer is responsible for the lives of his men
  • He is an officer of the court
  • He is the officer in charge of the ship's engines for more
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