What does the word ministerial mean?

Usage examples for ministerial

  1. He was removed from his position, deprived of his ministerial function, suspended and silenced during the King's pleasure. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  2. The conclusion of your ministerial communication can be no other than: " You have no sense." – Petty Troubles of Married Life, Part First by Honore de Balzac
  3. The rumour as to the future promotion of Mr. Bonteen, which had been conveyed by Laurence Fitzgibbon to Phineas at the Universe, had, as was natural, spread far and wide, and had reached the ears of those who still sat on the Ministerial benches. – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope