‘Shall we have a commissioner or a commissar ?’
Committing itself to preserving and protecting US capital markets, the Federal Reserve has since the onset of Mr. Greenspan's tenure in reality acted in a manner more befitting a Soviet commissar of the Cold War era.
The team was enjoying a little capitalist indulgence under the watchful eye of their commissar .
Under the able leadership of the old Bolshevik A.P. Smirnov, the commissar of agriculture, expertise and science were privileged over politics.
There was a Nazi party commissar in every factory to make sure that the State's will was done.
He gave his commissar of enlightenment, Anatoly V. Lunarcharsky, two weeks to work out the details.
The code officer served as secretary and the commissar as prosecutor.
In time of war the political imperatives of the commissar might become subordinated to the professional needs of the field commander, but the concession was only temporary.
films that are passed by the political commissar
We were led upstairs, extremely exhausted, to the smarmy commissar 's luxurious office with bedroom and en-suite bathroom.