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of·fice

office

 
 
pronunciation:
aw fihs
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a place where business or professional work is done.
Tom works in an office with twenty other people.
 
similar words:
agency, building, business, workplace
definition 2: those who work in such a place.
The office was happy about the new manager.
synonyms:
businessmen, businesswomen, management
similar words:
employees, officials, workers
definition 3: a position of trust or responsibility.
Karen holds the office of treasurer.
synonyms:
appointment, position, post
similar words:
commission, rank
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The word office contains the following part:
-ice French noun-forming suffix that means state, condition, or quality.
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