Textual thesaurus for "commission"

(noun) mission, charge

a special assignment that is given to a person or group

a confidential mission to London; his charge was deliver a message

(noun) perpetration, committal

the act of committing a crime

(noun) commissioning

the act of granting authority to undertake certain functions

(noun) military commission

an official document issued by a government and conferring on the recipient the rank of an officer in the armed forces

(noun) charge, direction

a formal statement of a command or injunction to do something

the judge's charge to the jury

(noun) committee

a special group delegated to consider some matter

a committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours - Milton Berle

(noun) delegacy, delegation, deputation, mission

a group of representatives or delegates