Definitions for mission

Definitions for (noun) mission

Main entry: mission, missionary work

Definition: the organized work of a religious missionary

Main entry: mission, charge, commission

Definition: a special assignment that is given to a person or group

Usage: a confidential mission to London; his charge was deliver a message

Main entry: military mission, mission

Definition: an operation that is assigned by a higher headquarters

Usage: the planes were on a bombing mission

Main entry: delegacy, delegation, deputation, mission, commission

Definition: a group of representatives or delegates

Main entry: foreign mission, mission, missionary post, missionary station

Definition: an organization of missionaries in a foreign land sent to carry on religious work

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