officer officer  /ˈɔ fə sər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) any person in the armed services who holds a position of authority or command
  2. (n) someone who is appointed or elected to an office and who holds a position of trust
  3. (n) a member of a police force
  4. (n) a person authorized to serve in a position of authority on a vessel
  5. (v) direct or command as an officer

Usage(s):

  1. Tom Cruise and German officer Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg.
  2. Eventually one of them was paying Dowd and another officer $8,000 a week in protection money.
  3. The police officer said authorities found a pipe wrench in a bathroom in the prison yard, which the inmates apparently used to open a ventilation window.

News

  1. Officer, another driver injured in Omaha collision

    A police officer and another driver have been injured in a three-vehicle collision west of downtown Omaha.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KGWN-TV Cheyenne

  2. Officer-Involved Shooting In Cromwell

    A Cromwell police officer opened fire on an erratic driver who had crashed into buildings and vehicles early Wednesday, police said.        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Hartford Courant

  3. Officer had been fired before, records show

    A Tampa Police officer fired amid allegations of getting drunk at a strip club while on duty had been fired before. He is now fighting to get benefits he says he is owed.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: FOX 5 Washington D.C.

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