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Definition 1: a worker who holds or is invested with an office - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for functionary in the sense of this definition

(functionary is a kind of ...) a worker who has acquired special skills

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official who weighs and records the weight

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official in a modern colony who has considerable administrative power

(... is a kind of functionary ) the official in charge of the national postal service

(... is a kind of functionary ) (Roman Catholic Church) an official in charge of an ecclesiastical province acting under the superior general of a religious order

"the general of the Jesuits receives monthly reports from the provincials"

(... is a kind of functionary ) any agent or representative of a federal agency or bureau

(... is a kind of functionary ) someone who is appointed or elected to an office and who holds a position of trust

"he is an officer of the court" "the club elected its officers for the coming year"

(... is a kind of functionary ) someone who gives formal notice

(... is a kind of functionary ) someone legally empowered to witness signatures and certify a document's validity and to take depositions

(... is a kind of functionary ) any high government official or bureaucrat

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official who carries a mace of office

(... is a kind of functionary ) a government official who conducts criminal prosecutions on behalf of the state

(... is a kind of functionary ) any of several public officials of ancient Rome (usually in charge of finance and administration)

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official who enlists personnel for military service

(... is a kind of functionary ) a high official in a Muslim government (especially in the Ottoman Empire)

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official stationed at the entrance of a courtroom or legislative chamber

(... is a kind of functionary ) the official who keeps a town's records

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official appointed to count the votes (especially in legislative assembly)

(... is a kind of functionary ) a customs official whose job is to search baggage or goods or vehicles for contraband or dutiable items

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official who affixes a seal to a document

(... is a kind of functionary ) the official in each electorate who holds the election and returns the results

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official responsible for control and supervision of a particular activity or area of public interest

(... is a kind of functionary ) someone responsible for keeping records

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official who can issue a license or give authoritative permission (especially one who licenses publications)

(... is a kind of functionary ) a public official authorized to decide questions brought before a court of justice

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official who can invalidate or nullify

"my bank check was voided and I wanted to know who the invalidator was"

(... is a kind of functionary ) a public official who is a member of the civil service

(... is a kind of functionary ) an important municipal official

(... is a kind of functionary ) a church official

(... is a kind of functionary ) someone who collects census data by visiting individual homes

(... is a kind of functionary ) a person who is authorized to read publications or correspondence or to watch theatrical performances and suppress in whole or in part anything considered obscene or politically unacceptable

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official who performs the duties of an office temporarily

"he acted as a caretaker until a new president could be elected"

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official of a bureaucracy

(... is a kind of functionary ) a minor parish official who serves a ceremonial function

(... is a kind of functionary ) an officer of the court who is employed to execute writs and processes and make arrests etc.

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official who is appointed

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official of the Communist Party who was assigned to teach party principles to a military unit

(... is a kind of functionary ) a United States federal official who supervises expenditures and settles claims against the government

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official of the ecclesiastical court of the Inquisition

(... is a kind of functionary ) the official who holds an office

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official who remains in office after his term

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official appointed by a government agency to conduct an investigation or administrative hearing so that the agency can exercise its statutory powers

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official who is responsible for managing and protecting an area of forest

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official who is responsible for the prevention and investigation of fires

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official charged with the care of the horses of princes or nobles

(... is a kind of functionary ) official who won the office in a free election

(... is a kind of functionary ) an official engaged in international negotiations

(... is a kind of functionary ) a United States federal official who regulates the national banks

(... is a kind of functionary ) a humorous but derogatory term for an official of a large organization (especially a political organization)

"Democratic apparatchiks"

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