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lord mayor

Syllabification: lord may·or

Definition of lord mayor in English:

noun

The title of the mayor in London and some other large British cities.
Example sentences
  • Businessmen gathered to hear him address a Lord Mayor's banquet in the City of London and cheered him as he laid into the firefighters.
  • The Lord Mayor and other city notables walk from the Guildhall to St Lawrence Jewry to hear a sermon.
  • If you have a function or engagement that you wish the Lord Mayor to attend, please contact the Lord Mayor's Administrative Officer.

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