What is commissioner?

  • (noun): A member of a commission.
    See also — Additional definitions below


Commissioner is in principle the title given to a member of a commission or to an individual who has been given a commission (official charge or authority to do something, the noun's second meaning).

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Georgia Republican Party - Current Republican Officeholders
... Barge State Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black State Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens State Labor Commissioner Mark Butler ...
Commissioner - Compound Titles
... In many cases the term Commissioner is part of a more specific title, including English renditions of such titles in other languages ... Examples (in some cases there are further compounds) include Assistant Commissioner Chief Commissioner Civil Commissioner Commissioner of Business Services Commissioner of Finance Commissioner of Legal ...
Gotham City Police Department - Current Status of GCPD
... As of DC's One Year Later, James Gordon has been reinstated as Commissioner, along with Harvey Bullock ... It is unknown what has happened to Commissioner Akins, but it is implied that, following revelations of massive corruption within the department, there has been a drastic cleaning-of-house within the department ... Kate Kane referred to Akins as police commissioner in the weekly 52 series, which reveals the events of the missing year ...
Imperial Commissioner
... Imperial Commissioner is an ambivalent English language term, used to render foreign language titles of various - mostly gubernatorial - officers whose 'commission' was in the gift of an Emperor ... However, Imperial Commissioner can also be used to render Kaiserlicher Kommissar, which in German etymology refers to the Emperor, not to the Empire ... in the Marshall Islands), which were administered, after a single Kommissar ('Commissioner' 1885 - 1886, Gustav von Oertzen, b ...
Tasmania Police - Ranks - Commissioned Officers
... Inspector Commander Assistant Commissioner Deputy Commissioner Commissioner. ...

More definitions of "commissioner":

  • (noun): A government administrator.