Privy Councillor


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Privy Councillor

n (Brit) → Consigliere m della Corona
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Forward then, my respectable privy councillor," replied Colonel Philippe, whistling to the dogs, who seemed more willing to obey him than the public functionary to whom they belonged.
Privy Councillor Wurmt, Chancelier d'Ambassade, was rather short-sighted.
I went, I say, to Homburg, but afterwards went also to Roulettenberg, as well as to Spa and Baden; in which latter place, for a time, I acted as valet to a certain rascal of a Privy Councillor, by name Heintze, who until lately was also my master here.
Presently they would marry Generals or Kammerherrs and have girls and boys of their own, who perhaps would be aware of him as a celebrated old professor, decorated, possibly a Privy Councillor, one of the glories of Russia--nothing more!
Weston's fault that the number of privy councillors was not yet larger.
I always intend to join a gymnasium; they say that officials of all ranks, even Privy Councillors, may be seen skipping gaily there; there you have it, modern science .
She served as Labour MP for Wallsend, and became the first woman cabinet minister and first woman privy councillor.
She served as Labour MP for Wallsend and became the first woman cabinet minister and first woman privy councillor.
Tory MP Sir Alan Duncan, himself a privy councillor, said: "The Queen has always put herself above politics but Jeremy Corbyn seems to want to put his politics above the Queen.
Jeremy might not choose to ask the Almighty to save her but he will have to become a privy councillor.
In London the young privy councillor, Arthur Jelliby, learns of nine changeling children, many from Bath, found dead and hollowed out, floating in the Thames.
VVJUNE 20, 1961 Path to Guineas glory A future Classic winner runs at Folkestone when the juvenile Privy Councillor is second in the Marsh Stakes under Jimmy Lindley, beaten a length by Vendeuse, the evens favourite.