Definition of Personnel by Merriam-Webster

Lenore Staats

per·​son·​nel | ˌpər-sə-ˈnel How to pronounce personnel (audio)
1a : a body of persons usually employed (as in a factory or organization)

2 : a division of an organization concerned with personnel

Examples of personnel in a Sentence

Women are also underrepresented as police force members, composing less than 13 percent of sworn personnel, despite the proven benefits of having more women in blue, such as less use of excessive force and improved response to domestic violence. — Cortney Rock, Ms., Winter 2007 When the staff returned to the Oval Office, Bush’s

Read More

definition of personnel by The Free Dictionary

Lenore Staats

He seemed, indeed, singularly fond of his own company–or, as the PERSONNEL of the Advance expressed it, “grossly addicted to evil associations.” But then it should be said in justice to the stranger that the PERSONNEL was himself of a too convivial disposition fairly to judge one differently gifted, and had, moreover, experienced a slight rebuff in an effort at an “interview.”
“Well, Professor Maxon, to be quite frank,” he said at length, “we learned at Singapore the personnel of your party, which included a former naval officer whom we have been seeking for many years.
Changes had taken place
Read More

Definition of Personnel at Dictionary.com

Lenore Staats

[ pur-suhnel ]

/ ˌpɜr səˈnɛl /


noun

a body of persons employed in an organization or place of work.

(used with a plural verb) persons: All personnel are being given the day off.

QUIZZES

LET’S HAVE A WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ KLATSCH!

Grab your coffee and get after this quiz on the Words of the Day from June 8 to June 14!

Question 1 of 7

alligate

Read More