Meaning of “secretary” - Learner’s Dictionary

secretary

noun [ C ] us uk /ˈsekrətəri/
Do you want to speak to Dr Randall himself or his secretary?We hired a new secretary last week.I have engaged a secretary to deal with all my paperwork.Tony was busy dictating letters to his secretary.His secretary put me on hold.
OFFICE WORKER

A2 someone who works in an office, typing letters, answering the telephone, and arranging meetings, etc

OFFICIAL also Secretary

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

the Secretary of State

(Definition of “secretary” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)