Noun(1) a person who is head of an administrative department of government(2) an assistant who handles correspondence and clerical work for a boss or an organization(3) a person to whom a secret is entrusted(4) a desk used for writing
(1) She started in a law firm as the boss's secretary typing his letters and papers.(2) As secretary of commerce, Hoover himself drafted much of the legislation.(3) Despite being in his office, the editor, Martin Newland, requested his secretary to say he was ├ö├ç├┐unavailable for comment├ö├ç├û.(4) There is no office secretary to answer calls or take messages, no student assistants to run errands.(5) she was secretary to David Wilby MP(6) she was secretary of the Women's Labour League(7) In 1996, he became the sixth deputy assistant secretary of defense for Policy and Missions.(8) It was provided to the Foreign Office by the secretary to the World Jewish Council, who in turn had received it from a source in Berlin.(9) He is even considerate enough to take time from his day to answer fan mail personally rather than getting a secretary to do it for him.(10) But there's a new Army secretary in charge.(11) She waited for the secretary to pick up and transfer her to Sarah's office, where she was on her break.(12) And Dr. Sue Bailey is a former assistant defense secretary for health affairs.(13) Reminded that was not what the shadow health secretary had said, Boris preferred to keep digging.(14) She immediately contacted the British secretary of war and volunteered her time and skills.(15) The education secretary at the time, Kenneth Baker, was more moderate.(16) He pushed the door open and walked up to the secretary 's desk.
1. assistant ::
2. repository ::
3. escritoire ::
Different Formssecretaries, secretary, secretaryship
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