Examples from the Web for commissioner
The commissioner—no idea how or whether applicants were screened for racial biases.
At that meeting, Rice told the Commissioner that he had hit Mrs. Rice in the elevator.
“He was definitely taken by surprise,” Pennsylvania State Police Commissioner Frank Noonan later said.
Hey, bands, can you help NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell out?
She was hired to do some work by the NFL after visiting the commissioner in his office in 2011.
I transmit herewith the sixth annual report of the Commissioner of Labor.A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents, Volume IX.|Benjamin Harrison
"I don't see what good that would do," said Commissioner Kondorman, gruffly.The Sin of Monsieur Pettipon|Richard Connell
The Commissioner is in political charge of the Chamba State.The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir|Sir James McCrone Douie
Integrity and fair dealing have marked his whole career as lawyer, commissioner, banker, and railroad manager.
This commissioner is what is now known as the county superintendent of schools, and his duties were many and varied.History of Linn County Iowa|Luther A. Brewer
British Dictionary definitions for commissioner
Word Origin and History for commissioner
early 15c., "one appointed by a commission," from Anglo-French commissionaire, from Medieval Latin commissionarius, from commissionem (see commission (n.)). Meaning "member of a commission" is from 1530s.