Definition of second chamber in English:

second chamber

Syllabification: sec·ond cham·ber


  • The upper house of a parliament with two chambers.
    More example sentences
    • Another variant could be a parliamentary second chamber with veto powers limited to certain issues.
    • We will be the only party in parliament arguing for a second chamber with no elected element.
    • An elected second chamber would revive parliament, but Blair resists it

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Pronunciation: mɪˈlɔːd
used to address an English nobleman