(In the UK, Canada, and other Commonwealth countries) a member of a parliamentary cabinet.
More example sentences
- As the system now works, most Canadians elect a backbench member of Parliament, not a cabinet minister.
- The first step is a prime minister or a cabinet minister who tells the truth and can be believed.
- It was headed by the secretary of state for foreign affairs, a senior cabinet minister, assisted by two under-secretaries.
Definition of cabinet minister in:
- The British & World English dictionary