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Meaning & Definition of Commission in English

English

Commission

/kəmɪʃən/

noun

1. A special group delegated to consider some matter

  • "A committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours" - milton berle
    synonym:
  • committee
  • ,
  • commission

2. 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)

  • "He works on commission"
    synonym:
  • commission

3. The act of granting authority to undertake certain functions

    synonym:
  • commission
  • ,
  • commissioning

4. The state of being in good working order and ready for operation

  • "Put the ships into commission"
  • "The motor was out of commission"
    synonym:
  • commission

5. A group of representatives or delegates

    synonym:
  • deputation
  • ,
  • commission
  • ,
  • delegation
  • ,
  • delegacy
  • ,
  • mission

6. A formal statement of a command or injunction to do something

  • "The judge's charge to the jury"
    synonym:
  • commission
  • ,
  • charge
  • ,
  • direction

7. An official document issued by a government and conferring on the recipient the rank of an officer in the armed forces

    synonym:
  • commission
  • ,
  • military commission

8. The act of committing a crime

    synonym:
  • perpetration
  • ,
  • commission
  • ,
  • committal

9. A special assignment that is given to a person or group

  • "A confidential mission to london"
  • "His charge was deliver a message"
    synonym:
  • mission
  • ,
  • charge
  • ,
  • commission

verb

1. Put into commission

  • Equip for service
  • Of ships
    synonym:
  • commission

2. Place an order for

    synonym:
  • commission

3. Charge with a task

    synonym:
  • commission