secretarynoun [C]uk /ˈsek.rə.tər.i/ us /-ter.i/
secretary noun [C] (OFFICE)
- a competent secretary
- Unless it's marked 'private', my secretary usually opens my post.
- Their conversations were taken down in shorthand by a secretary.
- Ever since our secretary walked out, the office has been in a state of chaos.
- She works as a bilingual secretary for an insurance company.
secretary noun [C] (COMMITTEE)