Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

The Word of the Year is...

mission statement

noun
1.
an official document that sets out the goals, purpose, and work of an organization.
2.
a written statement that sets out one’s personal goals for the future:
Having a personal mission statement brings focus to your life.
Origin of mission statement
1965-1970
1965-70
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for mission statement
Contemporary Examples
British Dictionary definitions for mission statement

mission statement

noun
1.
an official statement of the aims and objectives of a business or other organization
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Contemporary definitions for mission statement
noun

a summary describing the aims, values, and overall plan of an organization or individual

Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Copyright © 2003-2014 Dictionary.com, LLC
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for mission

9
11
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for mission statement