Translation of officer in Spanish:

officer

Pronunciation: /ˈɑːfəsər; ˈɒfɪsə(r)/

n

  • 1.1 [Military/Militar] [Nautical/Náutica] oficial (masculine and feminine) officers' mess comedor (masculine) or (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) casino (masculine) de oficiales officers' quarters residencia (feminine) de oficiales
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    • Anderson later served as a warrant officer and commissioned officer in the Army Reserve.
    • The hardest workers among you may become chief petty officers, warrant officers and commissioned officers.
    • We have more women commissioned officers than the Active Army, even though we're about 60 percent smaller.
    1.2
    (police officer)
    policía (mf), agente (mf) de policía; (as form of address/como título de cortesía) agente excuse me, officer perdone, agente
    1.3 (official — in government service) funcionario, (m,f); (— of union, party) dirigente (mf); (—of club) directivo, (m,f) customs officer agente (mf) or oficial (mf) de aduanas officer of the law agente (masculine and feminine) de la ley law enforcement officer (American English/inglés norteamericano) agente (masculine and feminine) de la ley officer of the court funcionario, (masculine, feminine) de tribunales personnel officer jefe, (masculine, feminine) de personal
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    • During months of bombing, there were no public health officers to issue death certificates, which explains the lack of official statistics.
    • Where a court or a public officer wrongly refuses jurisdiction the exercise of the jurisdiction can be commanded by a writ of mandamus.
    • Government officers should see public property as their own and seek to protect it.
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    • Directors, officers and other senior financial officers set the tone for ethical behavior within any organization.
    • Its August survey of banks' senior loan officers says business loans are increasingly available.
    • Francis becomes chief marketing officer and managing director at the Wayne, Pa., company.

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