ministernoun [C]uk /ˈmɪn.ɪ.stər/ us /ˈmɪn.ə.stɚ/
minister noun [C] (POLITICIAN)
- "The matter is closed, " said the health minister.
- The minister accused his opponent of being a crypto-communist.
- At this point in the speech, the minister departed from his prepared text.
- The minister dodged questions about his relationship with the actress.
- The minister was drummed out of office when it was discovered that he had been taking bribes.
minister noun [C] (IN CHURCH)