commissioner

Part of speech: noun

An official specially commissioned.

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Usage examples "commissioner":

  1. I'll give it to the Commissioner." - "Legacy", James H Schmitz.
  2. In the Secoecoeni War under the Republic the British High Commissioner had protested against the use of the Swazies and Volunteers by the Republic in conducting the campaign. - "A Century of Wrong", F. W. Reitz.
  3. Then there is the commissioner of justice, or provincial judge, responsible for the due administration of justice in his province. - "China and the Chinese", Herbert Allen Giles.