Definition of burgomaster in English:
The mayor of a Dutch, Flemish, German, Austrian, or Swiss town.
- Ten days later, I arrived with my trucks, while, back in Bevensen, a group of citizens chosen by the burgomaster were putting the final touches to the place of entertainment.
- Everyone who saw him was in agreement that the triumph of his long career was Mathias, the guilt-ridden burgomaster in Leopold Lewis's melodrama The Bells.
- The artist worked for the Amsterdam burgomasters, John Maurice of Nassau, and the Elector of Brandenburg.
Definition of burgomaster in:
- US English dictionary
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