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Idioms about commission
- in service.
- in operating order: A great deal of work will be necessary to put this car in commission again.
- Also into commission. Navy. (of a ship) manned and in condition for or ordered to active service.
- not in service: Telephone lines were out of commission for several days after the storm.
- not in operating order: Sorry, but I can't bake cupcakes for you while the stove is out of commission.
Origin of commission
OTHER WORDS FROM commission
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH commissioncommission , omission
Words nearby commission
How to use commission in a sentence
The commission issued a request for proposals but never awarded a contract.
Digital teams are paid on commissions, not a full-time equivalent model so the revenue is less stable or predictable — this puts any CFO or financial director on the defensive.‘Chronically understaffed’: Confessions of an agency exec on the cost of online advertising’s Covid growth|Seb Joseph|February 11, 2021|Digiday
The commission has yet to formally award the work to any contractors.Vacancy Tax Study Is Giving City Officials Déjà Vu|Lisa Halverstadt and Andrew Keatts|February 10, 2021|Voice of San Diego
The state commission that oversees redistricting has decided to accommodate the state’s top 12 non-English languages, which doesn’t include Somali or Oromo, and advocates worry they’ll be further shut out of the process this year without translation.Morning Report: Redistricting Issues Could Get Lost in Translation|Voice of San Diego|February 10, 2021|Voice of San Diego
If translation is needed in another language, the commission will provide it if it gets 24 hours’ advanced notice.African Communities Warn Language Issues Could Shut Them Out of Redistricting|Maya Srikrishnan|February 10, 2021|Voice of San Diego
Instead, the military commission proceedings are bogged down in a pre-trial phase, as it has been for the past three years.
The military commission this week was to focus on the alleged FBI infiltration of one of the defense teams.
Add to that the per diems paid for the 105 military commission personnel who attend the proceedings, which cost more than $16,000.
Facing a political backlash, they reversed course in 2011 and announced that the military commission process would be restarted.
It was from a former Railroad Commission employee who had gone to work for an oil and gas developer.Two Texas Regulators Tried to Enforce the Rules. They Were Fired.|David Hasemyer, InsideClimate News|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The great Mr. Abrahams had an unlimited commission to secure at any price, a long list of great works.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Under the pressing circumstances the military authorities pretended to be doing something there, and sent up a commission.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
Richard Cromwell's parliament dissolved by commission under the great seal, at the instance of Desborough.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
It stood first on the list of lines recommended p. 109for construction in the Report of the Allport Commission.
He accompanied the Prince to France, and obtained a commission in Ogilvie's regiment of foot.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
British Dictionary definitions for commission
- a document conferring a rank on an officer
- the rank or authority thereby granted
- the authority given to a person or organization to act as an agent to a principal in commercial transactions
- the fee allotted to an agent for services rendered
Derived forms of commissioncommissional or commissionary, adjective
Word Origin for commission
Cultural definitions for commission
A fee paid to a broker or other financial agent for negotiating a sale. The fee is based on a percentage of the sale price.
Other Idioms and Phrases with commission
see in commission; on commission; out of commission.