Translation of "secretary" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈsek·rə·tri/ us /ˈsek·rɪˌter·i/ plural secretaries

A2 someone who works in an office, typing letters, answering the telephone, etc.

secretario, -a

an official who is in charge of a large department of the government

secretario, -a
the Secretary of State

(Translation of “secretary” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈsekrətəri/ (plural secretaries)

a person employed to write letters, keep records and make business arrangements etc for another person

He dictated a letter to his secretary.

a (sometimes unpaid) person who deals with the official business of an organization etc

The secretary read out the minutes of the society’s last meeting.
secretarial /-ˈteə-/ adjective

of a secretary or his/her duties

de secretaría
She is trained in secretarial work
She studied at secretarial college.

(Translation of “secretary” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)