Meaning of cabinet minister in English:

cabinet minister

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  • A member of a parliamentary cabinet.

    ‘As the system now works, most Canadians elect a backbench member of Parliament, not a cabinet minister.’
    • ‘The first step is a prime minister or a cabinet minister who tells the truth and can be believed.’
    • ‘It was headed by the secretary of state for foreign affairs, a senior cabinet minister, assisted by two under-secretaries.’
    • ‘I think we've come full circle when a former cabinet minister interviews a former political editor.’
    • ‘We were the first province to have female legislators and a female cabinet minister.’
    • ‘We have a cabinet minister in this constituency and its about time he delivered for us.’
    • ‘When was the last time that two royals, one of which is heir to the throne, and a senior cabinet minister, left for a foreign funeral?’
    • ‘No doubt many first-time delegates enjoyed meeting a cabinet minister and got a taste for politics.’
    • ‘He is creating advisory posts in the rank of cabinet minister and political secretaries in the rank of minister of state.’
    • ‘It's quite extraordinary that a cabinet minister with some authority said something and an un-elected adviser slapped him down.’
    • ‘Their rigid conservatism frustrates all endeavors of a cabinet minister to adjust the service to changed conditions.’
    • ‘Many years ago a certain cabinet minister invited me to lunch.’
    • ‘But new information now suggests he changed his mind and the government was accused by a former cabinet minister of a cover-up.’
    • ‘Don't you think that not addressing such a serious commercial threat from a cabinet minister is putting your head in the sand?’
    • ‘A cabinet minister couldn't enter his official bungalow for months because the monkeys wouldn't let any body enter the house.’
    • ‘The police take three weeks to question the cabinet minister.’
    • ‘We have a moronic cabinet minister pushing for environmental disaster because he wants to personally benefit.’
    • ‘Then I became a cabinet minister, and that seemed all right, and then we lost that election.’
    • ‘The readjusted salaries are said to roughly equal 2.5 times the monthly salary of a cabinet minister.’
    • ‘These moves follow a nationwide debate on medical services triggered by the death of an Indian cabinet minister in August this year.’
    member of the government, political leader, cabinet minister, secretary of state, secretary, undersecretary, department head, privy counsellor, politician