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.
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Mays also touted changes made or underway at the department since Bruce Rauner became governor and put in place a turnaround agenda, where state agencies were tasked with improving their operations.
Richard Jenkins sidles up to the role of Johnson’s longtime crony, Democratic U.S. Sen. (and former governor) Richard Russell of Georgia.
Leave a Note This camp, formerly reserved for Kenya's colonial governors, offers accommodations that include East African-style safari tents with private verandas and Masai interiors with flashes of suede and leather.
And across the country, California is offering some $300 million in incentives over several years and other benefits, the governor said in an Oct. 11 letter to Amazon’s Chief Executive Jeff Bezos, published online by the Orange County Register.
Across the country, La Follette warned, governors, mayors and police were preventing or breaking up peaceful meetings about the war.
Contact your city councils, mayors, state legislators, governors, and members of Congress.
Now, in a clip from an interview with former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee airing on Saturday, Trump is defending the First Lady's footwear choice.
After a rebuild in the 1530s, the Procuratie Vecchie's interior, adorned with ornate ceilings and frescoes, was reserved for politicians and royalty—in its heyday as a city-state, the Doge and his nine governors used the Procuratie as headquarters.
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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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