Definition of chancellery
1a : the position, court, or department of a chancellorb : the building or room where a chancellor's office is located
2 : the office of secretary of the court of a person high in authority
3 : the office or staff of an embassy or consulate
Examples of chancellery in a sentence
The prime minister will speak at the State Chancellery this afternoon.
greeted by members of the chancellery
First Known Use of chancellery
CHANCELLERY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of chancellery for English Language Learners
: the department of a chancellor or the building where a chancellor's office is located
: the people who work in the department of a chancellor
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