HyperDic: chancellor

English > 3 senses of the word Chancellor / chancellor:
NOUNperson Chancellor, Chancellor of the Exchequerthe British cabinet minister responsible for finance
person chancellor, premier, prime ministerthe person who is head of state (in several countries)
person chancellorthe honorary or titular head of a university / university
Chancellor / chancellor > pronunciation
Soundschae'nsahler; chae'nsler
Rhymesalveolar ... Ziegler: 240 rhymes with ler...
English > Chancellor: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningThe British cabinet minister responsible for finance.
SynonymChancellor of the Exchequer
Member ofBritish CabinetThe senior ministers of the British government
Broadercabinet ministerA person who is a member of the cabinet
English > chancellor: 3 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningThe person who is head of state (in several countries).
Synonymspremier, prime minister
NarrowertaoiseachThe prime minister of the Irish Republic
Broaderhead of state, chief of stateThe chief public representative of a country who may also be the head of government
Spanishcanciller, premier, primer ministro
Catalancanceller, premier, primer ministre
Nounschancellorshipthe office of chancellor
English > chancellor: 3 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningThe honorary or titular head of a university / university.
RegionUnited Kingdom, UK, U.K., Britain, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Great BritainA monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles
Broaderprincipal, school principal, head teacher, headThe educator who has executive authority for a school
Spanishcanciller, rector
Catalanrector
Nounschancellorshipthe office of chancellor

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