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minister /ˈmɪnəstə, ˈmɪnɪstə $ -ər/ noun [countable]

(n.) وزیر ، وزیر مختار ، کشیش
(vi&vt.) .کمک کردن ، خدمت کردن ، پرستاری کردن ، بخش کردن ، قانون ـ فقه: وزیر ، خدمت کردن
- clergyman, cleric, parson, pastor, preacher, priest, rector, vicar
- attend, administer, cater to, pander to, serve, take care of, tend
English Thesaurus: priest, bishop, vicar, preacher, minister, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

I. minister1 S1 W1 /ˈmɪnəstə, ˈmɪnɪstə $ -ər/ noun [countable]
[Word Family: noun: ministry, minister; adjective: ministerial]
[Date: 1200-1300; Language: Old French; Origin: ministre, from Latin minister 'servant']

1. a politician who is in charge of a government department, in Britain and some other countries
minister of
the Minister of Agriculture
minister for
the Minister for Foreign Affairs
foreign/defence/finance etc minister
a meeting of EU foreign ministers
a senior Cabinet ministerPrime Minister

2. a priest in some Christian churches ⇒ pastor, vicar:
a Baptist minister

3. someone whose job is to represent their country in another country, but who is lower in rank than an ambassador

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

II. minister2 verb [intransitive]
to work as a priest:
Rev Wilson spent 20 years ministering in some of New York’s poorest areas.
minister to somebody/something phrasal verb formal
to give help to someone who needs it, especially someone who is sick or old:
She spent much time ministering to the sick.
ministering to the needs of other people

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

I. member of the government
ADJ. prime | chief, principal Queen Elizabeth's chief minister, Lord Burghley
deputy | junior, senior | cabinet, departmental, EU, Foreign Office, government, Home Office | defence, education, environment, finance, foreign, health, interior, transport, etc. | relevant, responsible Local authorities should submit schemes to the relevant minister for approval.
former, outgoing
VERB + MINISTER appoint (sb), appoint sb as, nominate (sb), nominate sb as | elect (sb), elect sb as | dismiss (sb as) | serve as He served briefly as prime minister from 1920 to 1921.
lobby, persuade, urge lobbying the Transport Minister over the issue
advise, consult, instruct | accuse, criticize
MINISTER + VERB resign, retire | be accountable to sb, be responsible for sth Ministers are accountable to Parliament. the minister responsible for the health service
announce sth, unveil sth | agree (to) sth, approve sth, decide sth, endorse sth | intervene (in sth) The foreign minister intervened with disastrous results.
PREP. ~ for the new minister for the Arts
~ of A new minister of defence had been appointed.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

II. priest
ADJ. church | Baptist, Congregational, Methodist, Nonconformist, Presbyterian
VERB + MINISTER ordain (sb), ordain sb as He was ordained minister of a small rural congregation.
PHRASES a minister of religion

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

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TahlilGaran : دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی minister) | علیرضا معتمد , دیکشنری تحلیلگران , وب اپلیکیشن , تحلیلگران , دیکشنری , آنلاین , آیفون , IOS , آموزش مجازی 4.17 : 2206
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