e-tutor.com - Online tutoring, learning, and homeschooling resources      Home    Enroll    Tour    Contact Us    Graphing Calculator         Dictionary Home    Index    About   
 
     
 

Definition of 'official'

Noun

  1. a worker who holds or is invested with an office
       Synonyms: functionary
  2. someone who administers the rules of a game or sport; "the golfer asked for an official who could give him a ruling"

Adjective

  1. having official authority or sanction; "official permission"; "an official representative"
       Antonyms: unofficial
  2. of or relating to an office; "official privileges"
  3. verified officially; "the election returns are now official"
  4. conforming to set usage, procedure, or discipline; "in prescribed order"
       Synonyms: prescribed
  5. (of a church) given official status as a national or state institution


Get this dictionary without ads as part of the e-Tutor Virtual Learning Program.