English dictionary definition of:

commission


Noun

  • a special assignment that is given to a person or group
  • the act of committing a crime
  • the act of granting authority to undertake certain functions
  • an official document issued by a government and conferring on the recipient the rank of an officer in the armed forces
  • a formal statement of a command or injunction to do something
  • a special group delegated to consider some matter
  • a group of representatives or delegates
  • a fee for services rendered based on a percentage of an amount received or collected or agreed to be paid (as distinguished from a salary)
  • the state of being in good working order and ready for operation

Verb

  • charge with a task
  • put into commission; equip for service; of ships
  • place an order for

Thesaurus

charge commissioning committal committee delegacy delegation deputation direction mission perpetration

Other Spellzone word lists: Government, general

Scrabble score for commission


Scrabble score = 16

Please note that scrabble only allows seven tiles to be placed at once.

generated at 21:36:24 on 18-11-19

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