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Meaning of "parliamentary private secretary" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PARLIAMENTARY PRIVATE SECRETARY

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PARLIAMENTARY PRIVATE SECRETARY

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Parliamentary private secretary is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PARLIAMENTARY PRIVATE SECRETARY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Parliamentary Private Secretary

A Parliamentary Private Secretary is a United Kingdom or New Zealand Member of Parliament designated by a senior minister in government or shadow minister to act as the minister's contact with MPs. This role is junior to that of Parliamentary Under-Secretary, which is a ministerial post, salaried by one or more departments.

Definition of parliamentary private secretary in the English dictionary

The definition of parliamentary private secretary in the dictionary is a backbencher in Parliament who assists a minister, esp in liaison with backbenchers PPS.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PARLIAMENTARY PRIVATE SECRETARY

parliament
parliament building
parliament house
parliamentarian
parliamentarianism
parliamentarily
parliamentarism
parliamentary
parliamentary agent
parliamentary candidate
Parliamentary Commissioner
Parliamentary Commissioner for Administration
parliamentary democracy
parliamentary election
parliamentary government
parliamentary inquiry
Parliamentary Labour Party
parliamentary privilege
parliamentary secretary
parlor car

WORDS THAT END LIKE PARLIAMENTARY PRIVATE SECRETARY

assistant secretary
budgetary
cometary
company secretary
Deputy Secretary
dietary
elementary
executive secretary
foreign secretary
General Secretary
Home Secretary
interplanetary
monetary
nonproprietary
planetary
press secretary
proprietary
secretary
shadow Foreign Secretary
Treasury Secretary
undersecretary

Synonyms and antonyms of parliamentary private secretary in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «parliamentary private secretary» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PARLIAMENTARY PRIVATE SECRETARY

Find out the translation of parliamentary private secretary to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of parliamentary private secretary from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «parliamentary private secretary» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

议会私人秘书
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

secretario privado parlamentario
570 millions of speakers

English

parliamentary private secretary
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

संसदीय निजी सचिव
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

السكرتير الخاص البرلماني
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

личный парламентский секретарь
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

secretário particular parlamentar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সংসদীয় প্রাইভেট সচিব
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

secrétaire privé parlementaire
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Setiausaha swasta parlimen
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Parlamentsprivatsekretär
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

政務秘書官
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

의회 개인 비서
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sekretaris swasta parlemen
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thư ký riêng của quốc hội
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பாராளுமன்ற தனியார் செயலாளர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

संसदीय खाजगी सचिव
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Parlamento özel sekreteri
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

parlamentare segretario privato
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Osobisty sekretarz parlamentarny
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

особистий парламентський секретар
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

secretar particular parlamentar
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

κοινοβουλευτική ιδιαίτερος γραμματέας
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

parlementêre private sekretaris
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

parlamentarisk privatsekreterare
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

parlamentariske privatsekretær
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of parliamentary private secretary

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PARLIAMENTARY PRIVATE SECRETARY»

The term «parliamentary private secretary» is regularly used and occupies the 85.465 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PARLIAMENTARY PRIVATE SECRETARY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about parliamentary private secretary

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PARLIAMENTARY PRIVATE SECRETARY»

Discover the use of parliamentary private secretary in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to parliamentary private secretary and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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How Parliament Works 6th Edition
... 459 PPS (parliamentary private secretary) 93, 95, 459 practice (ancient usage) 185 prayer 256, 459 praying time 257, 260, 460 pre-Budget report 274 pre- legislative scrutiny 201–2, 442–3, 460 prerogative 79, 460 presentation bill 157, 208, ...
Robert Rogers, Rhodri Walters, 2013
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How Do I Save My Honor?: War, Moral Integrity, and ...
Anne Campbell, Labour MP for Cambridge, resigned from her role as parliamentary private secretary to the secretary of state for trade and industry. Bob Blizzard, Labour MP for Waveney, resigned as parliamentary private secretary to the work ...
William F. Felice, 2009
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New Zealand Votes: The General Election of 2002
... Minister of Conservation; Minister in Charge of Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations Parliamentary Private Secretaries Tim Barnett David Cunliffe Nanaia Mahuta Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Minister of Justice on human rights issues,  ...
Jonathan Boston, 2003
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Westminster's World: Understanding Political Roles
Not a PPS 1 he first fact that is usually reported about Parliamentary Private Secretaries is that their position has no official standing.1 The title Parliamentary Private Secretary is not found either in the Constitution or in legislation. This is not an ...
Donald Searing, 1994
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Biographical Dictionary of British Prime Ministers
Parliamentary Private Secretary to Parliamentary Under-Secretary at Home Office 1924-6; Parliamentary Private Secretary to Parliamentary Under-Secretary at Foreign Office 1926; Parliamentary Private Secretary to Foreign Secretary 1926-9 ; ...
Robert Eccleshall, Graham Walker, 2002
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Building Societies and the Political System
Immediately prior to this appointment he was Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Chancellor of the Exchequer. 1.7 The Paymaster General has responsibility for Civil Service matters but is relevant to building societies as a member of the ...
Mark Boleat and Tricia McLaughlin
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The Heath Government 1970-74: A Reappraisal
... CPRS (strategic planning) Press Office (communication) Party Leader Political Secretary (Central Office) Parliamentary Private Secretary (Parliamentary Party) Head Appointing Officer Appointments Secretary (Crown appointments) Head of  ...
Stuart Ball, Anthony Seldon, 2014
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Politics, Religion, and Love: The Story of H.H. Asquith, ...
Buried in that story, almost as an afterthought, was the report that "the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Herbert Asquith, has appointed Edwin Samuel Montagu MP to be his [unpaid] Parliamentary Private Secretary."25 This may have been an ...
Naomi B. Levine, 1991
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The Politics of the British Constitution
January 1994. Tim Yeo (Department of Environment minister) resigns after admitting that he had fathered an illegitimate child. • February 1994, Stephen Milligan (Parliamentary Private Secretary) accidentally strangles himself while engaging ...
Michael Foley, 1999
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ThirdWay
In 1967, he became parliamentary private secretary to the President of the Board of Trade. After he lost his seat in 1970, he spent the next four years as a reporter to the Children's Panel, and then returned to private law practice. He re-entered ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PARLIAMENTARY PRIVATE SECRETARY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term parliamentary private secretary is used in the context of the following news items.
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Ian Bell: This Whitehall farce resembles a sinister version of Yes …
... contemporary opinions on the behaviour of politicians such as Leon Brittan, Thatcher's parliamentary private secretary, Sir Peter Morrison, ... «Herald Scotland, Jul 15»
2
Town MP's pay rise is not a hit with everybody
Mrs Lumley's position as Parliamentary Private Secretary at the Department of Health does not add to her MP's salary. Advertisment ... «Redditch Standard, Jul 15»
3
Tebbit quizzed MP on sex claims
MARGARET THATCHER'S party chairman confronted Sir Peter Morrison — her parliamentary private secretary — about rumours that he had ... «The Sunday Times, Jul 15»
4
May dodges questions about MI5 failure to act on MP paedophile fears
... unreleased files also referred to figures including Thatcher's former home secretary, Leon Brittan, her parliamentary private secretary, the late ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
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Former Chester MP Peter Morrison named in papers passed to child …
An Old Etonian and barrister by background, Sir Peter was Lady Thatcher's trusted parliamentary private secretary and deputy chairman of the ... «ChesterChronicle.co.uk, Jul 15»
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Cheerful Tim was destined for top job
He is a former Parliamentary Private Secretary to the then party leader, Menzies Campbell, and was promoted to the Lib Dem Shadow Cabinet ... «Lancaster Today, Jul 15»
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The Waugh Zone July 23, 2015
... such as Peter Morrison, Mrs Thatcher's parliamentary private secretary, Leon Brittan, and Sir William van Straubenzee, former Tory MP. «Huffington Post UK, Jul 15»
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Leon Brittan among senior Westminster figures named in new child …
Previously unreleased files also concern figures including Margaret Thatcher's parliamentary private secretary, the late Sir Peter Morrison, ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
9
Westminster child abuse allegations: MP with 'penchant for small …
Clockwise from top left: former Home Secretary Leon Brittan, Baroness Thatcher's former Parliamentary Private Secretary Sir Peter Morrison, ... «The Independent, Jul 15»
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Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney MP defies Labour leadership to “vote …
Mr David, who is no longer the Parliamentary Private Secretary to the acting leader, said: “That amendment was explicitly against the reform bill ... «Caerphilly Observer, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Parliamentary private secretary [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/parliamentary-private-secretary>. Jan 2020 ».
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