Definición de secretary of state en inglés:

secretary of state

Silabificación: sec·re·tar·y of state

sustantivo

  • 1(In the US) the head of the State Department, responsible for foreign affairs.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Henry Kissinger ran foreign policy under President Nixon, not Secretary of State Rogers.
    • Then U.S. Secretary of State Madeline Albright visited Pyongyang in response to Cho's trip to Washington.
    • That includes his Secretary of State, Colin Powell, who has been presented as a restraining influence on Bush.
  • 2(In the UK) the head of a major government department.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The Claimant in this claim for judicial review is the Secretary of State for the Home Department.
    • It is the Secretary of State's policy that the power to sanction should not be exercised too widely.
    • Copies are also being sent to Bexley Council and the Secretary of State for Transport.
  • 3(In Canada) a government minister responsible for a specific area within a department.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • That position has been verified by statements in the House of Commons by Secretary of State for External Affairs Joe Clark.

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día coloratura
Pronunciación: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody