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
But Anderson lost that primary to Reagan and ran instead as an independent candidate, a move too quixotic for the Tribune, which subsequently offered its then-customary support for the Republican nominee, in this case the governor of California.
Thank you all to members of Congress, my cabinet, governors, members of Congress, state, local leaders, first responders and health care professionals gathered here today.
Winter Park businessman Chris King, Democratic candidate for governor, discusses plans for the Berger and taxes.
That was in 2003, when Mervyn King was the bank’s governor.
Conspicuous as hell was the name of the governor of Indiana, who in his congressional years had supported a shift of money from AIDS research to conversion therapy for homosexuals.
Holland Taylor’s one-woman show about the late Ann Richards — premiered locally by Stage West in 2016 — captures the intelligence, fierceness and wit of the great character who was the real-life governor of Texas.
So unless someone somewhere has managed to clone Trump and somehow smuggled said clone off the mainland, the man Trump met during his trip to the territory in early October was actually the governor of the Virgin Islands, Kenneth Mapp.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says that the slate is completely blank on his choice for central bank governor when Haruhiko Kuroda's term expires next year.
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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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