secretary /ˈsɛkrəˌteri/ Brit /ˈsɛkrətri/ noun
plural secretaries
/ˈsɛkrəˌteri/ Brit /ˈsɛkrətri/
plural secretaries
Learner's definition of SECRETARY
: a person whose job is to handle records, letters, etc., for another person in an office
see also press secretary
: a person in a club or other organization who is in charge of keeping letters and records
US : an official who is selected by the President and is in charge of a particular department of the government
British : a government official who helps a minister, an ambassador, etc.
British : secretary of state 2 see also foreign secretary

— secretarial

/ˌsɛkrəˈterijəl/ adjective