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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person who does business assignments for a boss, such as typing correspondence or maintaining files.

Usage examples (37)
  • The secretary often knows more than the boss.
  • /PRNewswire-FirstCall/-- The term secretary in the past was defined as "distinguished" or
  • I used to work for him and the secretary is a friend ... so back I went.
  • This secretary is then replaced by an interim (interim) lame duck secretary. for more
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