German translation of 'commission'
- (for building, painting etc)
⇒ on commission,
⇒ on a commission basis
⇒ to charge commission(bank etc)
eine Kommission berechnen
- (= special committee)
⇒ the (EC) Commission
- book, painting
in Auftrag geben
⇒ to commission sb to do sth
jdn damit beauftragen, etw zu tun
zum Offizier ernennen
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Example Sentences Including 'commission'
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But I'm sure he's going to ask for a five percent commission.BARRACUDA 945 (2003)
Hell hath no fury like an arms dealer deprived of his commission.A NASTY DOSE OF DEATH (2003)
He worked his way through the ranks during the prewar years and when the war came swiftly gained a commission into the Intelligence Corps.A SONG AT TWILIGHT (2003)
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'commission' in Other Languages
British English: commission /kəˈmɪʃən/ NOUN
A commission is a piece of work that someone is asked to do and is paid for.
Our china can be bought off the shelf or by commission.
- American English: commission
- Arabic: عُمُولَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: comissão
- Chinese: 委任
- Croatian: narudžba
- Czech: zakázka
- Danish: kommission
- Dutch: opdracht
- European Spanish: cometido
- Finnish: toimeksianto
- French: commission
- German: Auftrag
- Greek: παραγγελία
- Italian: commissione organo
- Japanese: 制作依頼
- Korean: 의뢰
- Norwegian: oppdrag
- Polish: prowizja
- European Portuguese: comissão
- Romanian: comandă
- Russian: заказанная работа
- Spanish: comisión
- Swedish: provision
- Thai: งานที่ได้รับสั่งให้ทำ
- Turkish: komisyon
- Ukrainian: доручення
- Vietnamese: tác phẩm đặt mua
British English: commission VERB
If you commission something or commission someone to do something, you formally arrange for someone to do a piece of work for you.
The Ministry of Agriculture commissioned a study into low-input farming.
Translation of commission from the Collins English to German Dictionary