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public servant

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1 a person who holds a public office
  • the new governor made a vow that he would always remember why he was called a public servant

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2 a worker in a government agency
  • concerned that the new federal agency would just add another slew of public servants to the government payroll

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The first known use of public servant was in 1671

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“Public servant.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/public%20servant. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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