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Word of the Day - Ombudsman


How to Pronounce ombudsman
How to Pronounce ombudsman

Ombudsman – oh m b uh d z m ae n




An official appointed to investigate and individual’s complaints

The ombudsman called to collect my statement

Definition noun

a government official who hears and investigates complaints by private citizens against other officials or government agencies.

a person who investigates and attempts to resolve complaints and problems, as between employees and an employer or between students and a university.


Synonyms for ombudsman on Thesaurus.com

authority, court, critic, expert, inspector, justice, referee

Dictionary Entries near ombudsman

ombro-, ombrogenous, ombrophilous, ombrophobous, ombu, ombudsman, ombudsperson, ombudswoman, Omdurman, -ome, omega

First known use

20th Cent from Swedish: commissioner


Word of the Day - Ombudsman
Word of the Day - Ombudsman

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