Definition of Chancellor of the Exchequer in English:

Chancellor of the Exchequer

Syllabification: Chan·cel·lor of the Ex·cheq·uer

noun

  • The finance minister of the United Kingdom, responsible for preparing the nation’s annual budgets.
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    • The review was set up in April last year by the Chancellor of the Exchequer and the Deputy Prime Minister.
    • He held all four of the greatest offices of state open to a commoner: Chancellor of the Exchequer, Home Secretary, Foreign Secretary and Prime Minister.
    • He reported to the Chancellor of the Exchequer and the Governor of the Bank of England.

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