noun, plural ministers resident.
a diplomatic agent serving in a minor country and ranking next below an ambassador.
noun, plural ministers without portfolios. 1. a minister of state who is not appointed to any specific department in a government.
[min-uh-struh nt] /ˈmɪn ə strənt/ adjective 1. . noun 2. a person who . /ˈmɪnɪstrənt/ adjective 1. ministering or serving as a minister noun 2. a person who ministers
[min-uh-streyt] /ˈmɪn əˌstreɪt/ verb (used without object), ministrated, ministrating. 1. to minister or administer. 2. Nonstandard. to menstruate.
[min-uh-strey-shuh n] /ˌmɪn əˈstreɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act of care, aid, religious service, etc. 2. an instance of this. /ˌmɪnɪˈstreɪʃən/ noun 1. the act or an instance of serving or giving aid 2. the act or an instance of ministering religiously n. mid-14c., “the action of ministering or serving,” from Old French ministration or […]