official family


noun

the executives or officials chiefly responsible for the operation of an organization or government.

Nearby words

  1. officer of the day,
  2. officer of the deck,
  3. officer of the guard,
  4. officer of the watch,
  5. official,
  6. official formula,
  7. official receiver,
  8. official referee,
  9. official solicitor,
  10. official strike

Origin of official family

An Americanism dating back to 1900–05

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