an official group of people who have been given responsibility to control sth, or to find out about sth, usually for the government
the European Commission
The government has set up a commission of inquiry into the disturbances at the prison.
a commission on human rights
an amount of money that is paid to sb for selling goods and which increases with the amount of goods that are sold
You get a 10% commission on everything you sell.
He earned lb2 000 in commission last month.
In this job you work on commission (= are paid according to the amount you sell) .
an amount of money that is charged by a bank, etc. for providing a particular service
1% commission is charged for cashing traveller's cheques.
for art/music, etc.
a formal request to sb to design or make a piece of work such as a building or a painting
in armed forces
an officer's position in the armed forces
the act of doing sth wrong or illegal
the commission of a crime
可 / 不可使用
available/not available to be used
Several of the airline's planes are temporarily out of commission and undergoing safety checks.
piece of art/music, etc.
to officially ask sb to write, make or create sth or to do a task for you
She has been commissioned to write a new national anthem.
Publishers have commissioned a French translation of the book.
in armed forces
to choose sb as an officer in one of the armed forces
She was commissioned in 1992.
He has just been commissioned (as a) pilot officer.
a special assignment that is given to a person or group
- a confidential mission to London
- his charge was deliver a message
the act of committing a crime
the act of granting authority to undertake certain functions
an official document issued by a government and conferring on the recipient the rank of an officer in the armed forces
近义词: military commission
a formal statement of a command or injunction to do something
- the judge's charge to the jury
a special group delegated to consider some matter
- a committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours" - Milton Berl
a group of representatives or delegates
a fee for services rendered based on a percentage of an amount received or collected or agreed to be paid (as distinguished from a salary)
- he works on commission
the state of being in good working order and ready for operation
- put the ships into commission
- the motor was out of commission
charge with a task
put into commission;equip for service;of ships
place an order for