Meaning of “High Commissioner” in the English Dictionary

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"High Commissioner" in British English

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High Commissionernoun [ C ]

uk /ˌhaɪ kəˈmɪʃ.ən.ər/ us /ˌhaɪ kəˈmɪʃ.ən.ɚ/

the main representative of one Commonwealth country in another Commonwealth country, or a person in charge of a High Commission

(Definition of “High Commissioner” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"High Commissioner" in Business English

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High Commissionernoun [ C ]

uk us GOVERNMENT

someone whose job is to be the main person representing one Commonwealth country in another Commonwealth country, or to be in charge of a High Commission:

He was issued with a new passport by the British High Commissioner and allowed to return to the UK.

(Definition of “High Commissioner” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)