Examples of governor in a Sentence
the governor of the state of Florida
He was the chairman of the board of governors at the school.
the governor of the Bank of England
Wait here while I get the governor.
Recent Examples of governor from the Web
In addition to the Assembly candidates, local businessman Jon Cox will address the group on his 2018 bid to become the next governor of California.
Incumbent Democrat Kevin Kamenetz is term-limited and is a candidate for the Democratic nomination for governor.
But the Academy's board of governors, on Feb. 3, 2004, voted unanimously to expel Caridi.
The 55-year-old Republican has been Wyoming’s governor since 2011.
The original cast included Annette Bening, Matthew Broderick, and Dennis Quaid, with Quaid portraying then-President George W. Bush, Bening the Louisiana governor, and Broderick as the director of FEMA.
The other is an Illinois gubernatorial candidate who calls himself the middle-class candidate for governor.
Did the founding fathers consider that a 17-year-old might be governor?
Christie later became the governor of the state, then a presidential candidate, and finally, a top Trump adviser.
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First Known Use of governor
GOVERNOR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of governor for English Language Learners
: a person who is the leader of the government of a state, province, etc.
: a person who is part of a group of people who control a large organization, school, etc.
: a person who is in charge of a school, prison, or other large organization or institution
GOVERNOR Defined for Kids
legal Definition of governor
- the Federal Reserve System's Board of Governors
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