Definition of premiership in English:


Syllabification: pre·mier·ship
Pronunciation: /prēˈm(y)irˌSHip, ˈprēmēər-, ˈprēˌmi(ə)r-


  • The office or position of a prime minister or other head of government.
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    • Against the odds, however, he has enjoyed the most successful three months of his entire premiership.
    • This must be the fastest rise to premiership of someone elected to the senate - just three days.
    • Being sceptical about the polls is, of course, convenient at this phase of his premiership.

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