Examples of commissioner in a Sentence
The baseball commissioner decided to suspend the players for 10 games.
Recent Examples of commissioner from the Web
El-Sayed, 33, is the former Detroit health commissioner and one of three candidates running for the Democratic nomination in Michigan’s gubernatorial race.
Goggin is also a commissioner for accreditation for the National Association of Schools of Art and Design and was a board member on the National Council of Arts Administrators.
Their request was turned down unanimously by the three commissioners.
The Chapter 353 Advisory Board recommended the abatement despite significant hesitation by some commissioners who said developers shouldn't need tax breaks given the success of the One Light and Two Light apartment buildings.
The awards, approved Tuesday by Orange County commissioners, are important to the nonprofit groups but amount to a tiny slice of the revenue pie generated by the 6 percent bed-tax tacked onto the cost of a hotel room.
In 1975, as part of its restructuring under Mann, the L.P.G.A. hired Ray Volpe, a veteran sports executive, as its first commissioner.
The Gary Library Board has three members chosen by the Gary Community School Corp., two more by Lake County commissioners and one by Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson, in addition to the Common Council’s pick.
Its new commissioner, Rohit Chopra, wrote in a memorandum on Monday that repeat corporate offenders should get hit with more serious penalties.
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Origin and Etymology of commissioner
COMMISSIONER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of commissioner for English Language Learners
: a member of a commission : one of a group of people who have been given the official job of finding information about something or controlling something
: an official who is in charge of a government department or part of a government department
: an official who is in charge of a major professional sport (such as baseball, football, or hockey)
COMMISSIONER Defined for Kids
legal Definition of commissioner
- a police commissioner
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