commissioned commissioned  /kə ˈmɪ ʃənd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) (of military officers) holding by virtue of a commission a rank of second lieutenant or ensign or above
  2. (adj) given official approval to act

Synonym(s)

News

  1. 'Man of Steel': Mondo art posters!

    Collectable art boutique commissioned two striking pieces for limited-edition printings; see them here!
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Entertainment Weekly

  2. PA Department of State Announces Disciplinary Actions Taken Against 156 Licensed, Commissioned Professionals ...

    HARRISBURG, Pa., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Department of State took disciplinary actions against 156 licensed or commissioned professionals and organizations during the month of May, Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele announced today.A comprehensive list of sanctions imposed by the Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs is available online at ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! News

  3. DHX Media Commissioned to Produce New Inspector Gadget Series and 7th Season of Johnny Test Series

    DHX Media Commissioned to Produce New Inspector Gadget Series and 7th Season of Johnny Test Series
    on June 11, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. But Mr Miliband said Mr Williams's paper "was not commissioned as part of the formal drafting process and was not used as the basis for the dossier which the government subsequently published".
    on Feb 18, 2008 By: David Miliband Source: BBC News

  2. "The explosion and fire aboard the Deepwater Horizon and the resulting oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico never should have happened, and I am deeply sorry that it did," he said. "Less than 24 hours after the accident, I commissioned a...
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Tony Hayward Source: New York Post

  3. "The documentary was commissioned, we finished it and it's going to air," Stainton said.
    on Jan 6, 2007 By: John Stainton Source: ABC News

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