Examples of commissioner in a Sentence
The baseball commissioner decided to suspend the players for 10 games.
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On Friday, Jose Altuve, Carlos Correa and the rest of the gang will bring the commissioner's trophy to the streets of Houston, where fans can celebrate with their favorite players.
Additionally, Mike Toerge, a former planning commissioner and a potential recall election candidate, has given $5,000 (a $1,000 contribution and a $4,000 loan).
Despite the cogent protests of former police commissioner Ray Kelly, the NYPD abandoned the program.
No section of Idaho code expressly forbids council members, commissioners or even lawmakers from receiving contributions in committee meetings, or on the floor of the Idaho House or Senate.
This seems extraordinary unlikely, although as president, Trump does appoint commissioners to the FCC, and could choose to appoint a majority of board members who agree with his position.
Several audience members and commissioners expressed concern the tower would make an unwelcome visual impact on the area, which includes the Springbrook Prairie Forest Preserve directly to the north and east.
On Thursday, state commissioners and commission officials gathered input from the community, which went back and forth between the two sides for just over two hours.
The Times, according to unidentified sources, said the MLB probe started after Yankees general manager Brian Cashman filed a complaint with the commissioner's office that included video.
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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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