Definition of chairlady in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈtʃɛːleɪdi/

noun (plural chairladies)

Another term for chairwoman.
Example sentences
  • Crowned heads will fuss over her, invite her to their castles, make her chairlady of charities like The Care and Feeding of the Endangered White Rhino of Tanzania?
  • This was clearly not how the chairlady expected things to run with a new addition to their numbers.
  • They will not take any part as long as they have a chairman, or chairlady, who cannot be trusted by both sides.

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