Commission

(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Vicarious authority.
<- N
PARAG:Commission->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ commission
commission
delegation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ consignment
consignment
assignment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ procuration
procuration
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ deputation
deputation
legation
mission
embassy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ agency
agency
agentship
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ power of attorney
power of attorney
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ clerkship
clerkship
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ errand
errand
charge
brevet
diploma
exequatur
permit
&c.(permission) 760
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ appointment
appointment
nomination
return
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ charter
charter
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ ordination
ordination
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ installation
installation
inauguration
investiture
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ accession
accession
coronation
enthronement
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ vicegerency
vicegerency
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ regency
regency
regentship
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ viceroy
viceroy
&c. 745
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ consignee
consignee
&c. 758
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ deputy
deputy
&c. 759
PARAG:Commission->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ commission
commission
delegate
depute
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ consign
consign
assign
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ charge
charge
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ intrust
intrust
entrust
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ commit
commit
commit to the hands of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ authorize
authorize
&c.(permit) 760
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ put in commission
put in commission
accredit
engage
hire
bespeak
appoint
name
nominate
return
ordain
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ install
install
induct
inaugurate
invest
crown
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ enroll
enroll
enlist
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ give power of attorney to
give power of attorney to
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ employ
employ
empower
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ set over
set over
place over
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ send out
send out
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ be commissioned
be commissioned
be accredited
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ represent
represent
stand for
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ stand in the stead of
stand in the stead of
stand in the place of
stand in the shoes of
PARAG:Commission->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ commissioned
commissioned
&c.->V.
PARAG:Commission->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ per procurationem
per procurationem

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • commission — [ kɔmisjɔ̃ ] n. f. • XIIIe; mot du Nord; lat. commissio, de committere → commettre I ♦ Didact. Charge, mandat. ⇒ attribution, délégation, mission. Donner une commission à qqn. Charger qqn d une commission. Exécuter, remplir une commission. 1 ♦… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • commission — COMMISSION. s. f. Fait, action, chose commise. En ce sens il n est guère d usage qu en cette phrase, Péché de commission. On l oppose à péché d omission. f♛/b] Il signifie aussi, Charge qu on donne à quelqu un de faire quelque chose. Commission… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • commission — Commission. s. f. v. Fait, action, chose commise. En ce sens il n a guere d usage qu en cette phrase, Peché de commission, qui s oppose à peché d obmission. Il signifie aussi, Charge qu on donne à quelqu un de faire quelque chose. Commission… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • Commission — Com*mis sion, n. [F., fr. L. commissio. See {Commit}.] 1. The act of committing, doing, or performing; the act of perpetrating. [1913 Webster] Every commission of sin introduces into the soul a certain degree of hardness. South. [1913 Webster] 2 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • commission — com·mis·sion n 1: a formal written authorization to perform various acts and duties a notary s commission 2 a: authority to act for, in behalf of, or in place of another b: a task or matter entrusted to one as the agent for another 3 a: a group… …   Law dictionary

  • commission — Commission, Curatio, Delegatio, Mandatum, Epistalma. Commissions de la Cour, Mandata Curiae. Une commission en forme, Authoritas mandati subsignata. La commission de faire les enquestes des parties, Inquirendi prouincia. Bailler commission de… …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Commission — may refer to: Commission (remuneration), a form of payment to an agent for services rendered Commission (document), a document given to commissioned officers. Commissioning, a process or service provided to validate the completeness and accuracy… …   Wikipedia

  • Commission — Com*mis sion, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Commissioned}; p. pr & vb. n. {Commissioning}.] 1. To give a commission to; to furnish with a commission; to empower or authorize; as, to commission persons to perform certain acts; to commission an officer.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • commission — [kə mish′ən] n. [ME & OFr < ML commissio, delegation of business (in L, a bringing together in a contest) < L commissus, pp. of committere: see COMMIT] 1. a) an authorization to perform certain duties or tasks, or to take on certain powers… …   English World dictionary

  • Commission I — is a body in the Indonesian legislature, the People s Representative Council. It has similar functions to both the Foreign Relations Committee and the Armed Services Committee in the United States Senate.The MPs in delegation of Commission I s… …   Wikipedia

  • commission — [n1] task, duty agency, appointment, authority, brevet, certificate, charge, consignment, delegation, deputation, diploma, embassy, employment, errand, function, instruction, legation, mandate, mission, obligation, office, permit, power of… …   New thesaurus

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