Prime+minister

  • 1 prime minister — prime ministerial /pruym min euh stear ee euhl/, adj. prime ministership, n. prime ministry. the principal minister and head of government in parliamentary systems; chief of the cabinet or ministry: the British prime minister. [1640 50] * * * or… …

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  • 2 Prime Minister — prime min·is·ter / mi nə stər/ n 1: the chief minister of a ruler or state 2: the official head of a cabinet or ministry; esp: the chief executive of a parliamentary government prime min·is·te·ri·al / ˌmi nə stir ē əl/ adj prime min·is·ter·ship …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 Prime Minister — abbreviation PM n the most important minister and leader of the government in some countries which have a parliament ▪ the British Prime Minister ▪ He first became prime minister in 1982. Prime Minister of ▪ the Prime Minister of Turkey …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 4 Prime minister — Prime Prime, a. [F., fr. L. primus first, a superl. corresponding to the compar. prior former. See {Prior}, a., {Foremost}, {Former}, and cf. {Prim}, a., {Primary}, {Prince}.] 1. First in order of time; original; primeval; primitive; primary.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 prime minister — 1640s, see PRIME (Cf. prime) (adj.) and MINISTER (Cf. minister). Applied to the First Minister of State of Great Britain since 1694 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 Prime Minister — ♦ Prime Ministers N COUNT: usu the N; N TITLE; N VOC The leader of the government in some countries is called the Prime Minister. ...the former Prime Minister of Pakistan, Miss Benazir Bhutto... This had been a disastrous week for Prime Minister… …

    English dictionary

  • 7 Prime Minister — Жанр Транс, Рок музыка, Поп музыка, Фьюжн Годы c 1997 Страна …

    Википедия

  • 8 prime minister — n. in parliamentary governments, the chief executive and, usually, head of the cabinet prime ministry n …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 prime minister — ► NOUN ▪ the head of an elected government; the principal minister of a sovereign or state …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 Prime Minister — Allgemeine Informationen Genre(s) Popmusik Gründung 1997 Aktuelle Besetzung …

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  • 11 prime minister — noun count usually singular * the political leader in countries such as the U.K. that are governed by a parliament …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 12 prime minister — [n] premier chancellor, chief executive, chief of state, commander in chief, head of state, leader, person in charge, president; concepts 347,354 …

    New thesaurus

  • 13 Prime minister — This article is about the government position. For other uses, see Prime Minister (disambiguation). A Prime Minister is the most senior minister of cabinet in the executive branch of government in a parliamentary system. The position is usually… …

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  • 14 Prime Minister's XI — Infobox cricket team county=Prime Minister s XI oneday= coach= captain=flagicon|Australia Cameron White (2008) founded=1951 ground=Manuka Oval, Canberra capacity=15,000 fcdebutvs= cr|West Indies fcdebutyr=1951 fcdebutvenue=Manuka Oval, Canberra… …

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  • 15 Prime Minister —    The prime minister is Israel s head of government. From 1948 to 1996, the president was empowered to designate a member of Knesset, almost always the leader of the party holding the most seats in the Knesset, to serve as prime minister and to… …

    Historical Dictionary of Israel

  • 16 prime minister — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ deputy ▪ acting, caretaker, interim, transitional ▪ incumbent, present ▪ former …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 17 Prime Minister — (PM)    The head of the executive branch of government and chair of the Cabinet. In Britain, the Prime Minister’s position derives from their leadership of the majority party in the legislature. The PM appoints members of the Cabinet and… …

    Glossary of UK Government and Politics

  • 18 prime minister */*/*/ — UK / US noun [countable, usually singular] Word forms prime minister : singular prime minister plural prime ministers the political leader in countries such as the UK that are governed by a parliament …

    English dictionary

  • 19 prime minister — The name given to the head of the executive branch of parliamentary government, serving under the Chief of State who is usually a monarch. In England, he is the head of the cabinet, and usually holds the office of the First Lord of the Treasury.… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 20 Prime Minister —    Since the middle of the nineteenth century this has been the usual way of describing, and formally addressing the leader of the British and similar governments. It has not always been a complimentary title, and was disowned by Walpole and Lord …

    A dictionary of epithets and terms of address