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mayornoun [C]

 us   /ˈmeɪ·ər/
the ​electedleader of a ​city or ​town: The mayor ​announced a ​reorganization of the ​policedepartment.
mayoral
adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˈmeɪ·ə·rəl/
mayoral ​elections
(Definition of mayor from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"mayor" in British English

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mayornoun [C]

uk   /meər/  us   /mer/
B2 a ​person who is ​elected or ​chosen to ​lead the ​group who ​governs a ​town or ​city

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mayoral
adjective uk   /ˈmeə.rəl/  us   /ˈmeɪ.ɔːr.əl/
mayoral ​duties
(Definition of mayor from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mayor”
in Korean 시장…
in Arabic عُمْدة, مُحافِظ…
in Malaysian datuk bandar…
in French mairesse…
in Russian мэр…
in Chinese (Traditional) 市長…
in Italian sindaco…
in Turkish belediye başkanı…
in Polish burmistrz/yni…
in Spanish alcalde…
in Vietnamese thị trưởng…
in Portuguese prefeito, -a, alcaide…
in Thai นายกเทศมนตรี…
in German der Bürgermeister…
in Catalan alcalde, -essa…
in Japanese 市長, 町長…
in Chinese (Simplified) 市长…
in Indonesian walikota…
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