Textual thesaurus for "office"

(noun) berth, billet, spot, situation, position, post, place

a job in an organization

he occupied a post in the treasury

(noun) part, function, role

the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group

the function of a teacher; the government must do its part; play its role

(noun) business office

place of business where professional or clerical duties are performed

he rented an office in the new building

(noun) government agency, federal agency, bureau, authority, agency

an administrative unit of government

the Central Intelligence Agency; the Census Bureau; Office of Management and Budget; Tennessee Valley Authority

(noun) office staff

professional or clerical workers in an office

the whole office was late the morning of the blizzard

(noun) power

(of a government or government official) holding an office means being in power

being in office already gives a candidate a great advantage; during his first year in office; during his first year in power; the power of the president