[ US /ˈtʃænsəɫɝ, ˈtʃænsɫɝ/ ]
[ UK /t‍ʃˈɑːnsɛlɐ/ ]
  1. the British cabinet minister responsible for finance
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How To Use Chancellor In A Sentence

  • On the same day the pound fell four pfennigs to DM2. 8324, as speculators calculated that Gordon Brown was not going to repeat the mistake which John Major made as Chancellor in 1990, by fixing the pound at too high a level against the mark.
  • So, no wonder the chancellor's keeping shtum. Times, Sunday Times
  • The chancellor has declined to alter the co-determination of company decisions exercised by management and labor jointly.
  • burse" (Lat. _bursa_, Gr. [Greek: borsa], bag of skin) is particularly used of the embroidered purse which is one of the insignia of office of the lord high chancellor of England, and of the pouch which in the Roman Church contains the "corporal" in the service of the Mass. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 4 "Bulgaria" to "Calgary"
  • The Chancellor of the Exchequer appears to have carried the Cabinet in his opposition to such a step.
  • Aides to the Chancellor also suggested his big offer may one day mean compensation for companies who export to Europe if trade tariffs are imposed. The Sun
  • But high command has yet again told them to leave the Bolly in the ice bucket, not least because it would look terrible to be seen quaffing champers when the chancellor will soon unveil the severest squeeze on public spending in decades. The Tories are still struggling to come to terms with the new order
  • Lord Falconer, a previous lord chancellor, proposes an amendment with a different twist.
  • In addition, the Chancellor plans to restrict the married couple's allowance to the new low rate.
  • People, chancellor and king moved puppetlike on the strings he worked. Rogues In The House
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