Definitions of officer:
  • noun:   a person authorized to serve in a position of authority on a vessel
    Example: "He is the officer in charge of the ship's engines"
  • noun:   any person in the armed services who holds a position of authority or command
    Example: "An officer is responsible for the lives of his men"
  • noun:   someone who is appointed or elected to an office and who holds a position of trust
    Example: "He is an officer of the court"
  • noun:   a member of a police force
    Example: "It was an accident, officer"
  • verb:   direct or command as an officer
  • name:  A surname (common: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #18532)

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