Noun Definition


1.Definition: (of a government or government official) holding an office means being in power

"Being in office already gives a candidate a great advantage", "During his first year in office", "During his first year in power", "The power of the president"

Related Noun(s):power

Category: General

2.Definition: a job in an organization

Related Noun(s):berth, billet, place, position, post, situation, spot

Category: General

3.Definition: a religious rite or service prescribed by ecclesiastical authorities

"The offices of the mass"

Category: General

4.Definition: an administrative unit of government

"The Central Intelligence Agency", "The Census Bureau", "Office of Management and Budget", "Tennessee Valley Authority"

Related Noun(s):agency, authority, bureau

Category: General

5.Definition: place of business where professional or clerical duties are performed

"He rented an office in the new building"

Category: Objects

6.Definition: professional or clerical workers in an office

"The whole office was late the morning of the blizzard"

Category: General

7.Definition: the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group

Related Noun(s):function, part, role

Category: General