social secretary

noun

Definition of social secretary

: a personal secretary employed to handle social correspondence and appointments

Examples of social secretary in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web White House social secretary Rickie Niceta has also resigned, two sources said. CBS News, 7 Jan. 2021 Plus, in 1960, she was sued for libel and defamation by her former social secretary, Yvonne MacPherson. Leena Kim, Town & Country, 22 Apr. 2022 Franklin’s affair with Eleanor’s social secretary, Lucy Mercer. Meilan Solly, Smithsonian Magazine, 15 Apr. 2022 Judy Greer will play Betty Ford's social secretary and confidante, Nancy Howe, replacing Better Things' Pamela Adlon in the role. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, 19 Feb. 2022 Tyler Abell had an interesting counterpoint, courtesy of his late wife, Bess Clements Abell, who served as social secretary in President Lyndon B. Johnson’s administration and was chief of staff to second lady Joan Mondale. Washington Post, 9 Jan. 2022 Some topiary trees took a little longer to arrive, said social secretary Carlos Elizondo. Time, 30 Nov. 2021 Some topiary trees took a little longer to arrive, said social secretary Carlos Elizondo. Time, 30 Nov. 2021 Some topiary trees took a little longer to arrive, said social secretary Carlos Elizondo. Time, 30 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of social secretary

1892, in the meaning defined above

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13 Aug 2022

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“Social secretary.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/social%20secretary. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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