public servant

noun

Definition of public servant

  1. :  a government official or employee

Examples of public servant in a sentence

  1. the new governor vowed that he would always remember why he was called a public servant and not the people's master

  2. concerned that the new federal agency would just add another slew of public servants to the government payroll

1671

First Known Use of public servant

1671


PUBLIC SERVANT Defined for English Language Learners

public servant

noun

Definition of public servant for English Language Learners

  • : a government official or employee



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