English dictionary definition of:



  • a worker who holds or is invested with an office
  • someone who administers the rules of a game or sport


  • having official authority or sanction
  • of or relating to an office
  • verified officially
  • conforming to set usage, procedure, or discipline
  • (of a church) given official status as a national or state institution


functionary   prescribed  

Spellzone course content

View spelling list The -cial ending and learn about the word official in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 30. Words with ci and ti e.g. ancient, special, initial, gracious.

Scrabble score for official

Scrabble score = 16

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

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