Engelsk ordbok



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Engelsk substantiv: officer

1. officer (om person) any person in the armed services who holds a position of authority or command


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAn officer is responsible for the lives of his men.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)military officer


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkman, military man, military personnel, serviceman


Mere spesifikke uttrykkadjutant, aide, aide-de-camp, army officer, brass hat, chief of staff, commandant, commander, commanding officer, commissioned officer, desk officer, enlisted officer, executive officer, Grigori Aleksandrovich Potemkin, Grigori Potemkin, Grigori Potyokin, inspector general, military adviser, military advisor, naval officer, noncom, noncommissioned officer, Potemkin, Potyokin, warrant officer


Overordnet kategoriarmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

2. officer (om person) someone who is appointed or elected to an office and who holds a position of trust


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe is an officer of the court.
The club elected its officers for the coming year.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)officeholder


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkfunctionary, holder, official


Mere spesifikke uttrykkprobation officer, sergeant at arms, serjeant-at-arms

3. officer (om person) a member of a police force


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt was an accident, officer.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)police officer, policeman


Mindre spesifikke uttrykklaw officer, lawman, peace officer


Mere spesifikke uttrykkbobby, bull, captain, constable, cop, copper, detective, fuzz, gendarme, inspector, investigator, motorcycle cop, motorcycle policeman, Mountie, pig, police captain, police chief, police constable, police detective, police matron, policewoman, shoofly, speed cop, state trooper, tec, traffic cop, trooper, trooper


Tilhører disse overordnede uttrykkeneconstabulary, law, police, police force

4. officer (om person) a person authorized to serve in a position of authority on a vessel


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe is the officer in charge of the ship's engines.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)ship's officer


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkgob, Jack, Jack-tar, mariner, old salt, sea dog, seafarer, seaman, tar


Mere spesifikke uttrykkcaptain, first mate, master, mate, navigator, privateer, privateersman, purser, sailing master, sea captain, skipper, steward, supercargo


Engelsk verb: officer

1. officer (om kommunikasjon) direct or command as an officer


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcommand









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