What does the word secretary mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A writing- desk.

  • Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: noun

  • One who attends to correspondence, records, etc.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A head of a governmental department.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Secretarial.

Usage examples for secretary

  1. The secretary replied, " It is I, Sir." – History of the United Netherlands, 1598 by John Lothrop Motley
  2. It's behind the tent; but I must tell the secretary that I'm going. – The Simpkins Plot by George A. Birmingham
  3. Which would have been a pity, the secretary thought. – The Amazing Interlude by Mary Roberts Rinehart