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
Canada’s governor general struggled to live down perceived inappropriate touching of the Queen last year.
Following the crash that killed a 49-year-old pedestrian, Arizona’s governor banned the company from testing on public roads.
All five Democrats seeking their party’s nomination for Florida governor issued statements or tweeted varying levels of criticism for the Kavanaugh nomination.
Down in Georgia, longtime Republican lieutenant governor Casey Cagle is locked in a close runoff race for governor with longtime secretary of State Brian Kemp.
Passakorn Boonyalak, Chiang Rai’s deputy governor, told the Telegraph.
Andrew Cuomo, the state’s governor, announced last year.
Indiana’s payout limit was $2 million per site until Mike Pence as governor increased it to $2.5 million in 2016.
Under the new law, governors designated up to 25% of qualifying low-income census tracts as opportunity zones.
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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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