Definition of the Foreign Secretary noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

the Foreign Secretary

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the British government minister in charge of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office See related entries: International relations Culture The full title is Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs. It is one of the most important jobs in the government. The Foreign Secretary represents Britain at many international meetings, and discusses foreign policy with the Prime Minister.