public servant


public servant

noun

Definition of PUBLIC SERVANT

1
a person who holds a public office <the new governor vowed that he would always remember why he was called a public servant and not the people's master>
2
a worker in a government agency <concerned that the new federal agency would just add another slew of public servants to the government payroll>

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