chamberlain chamberlain  /ˈtʃeɪm bər lən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) British statesman who as Prime Minister pursued a policy of appeasement toward fascist Germany (1869-1940)
  2. (n) the treasurer of a municipal corporation
  3. (n) an officer who manages the household of a king or nobleman

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • The grand chamberlain in turn telephoned the Emperor's personal chamberlain, who daintily brushstroked the news onto a scroll.

News

  1. Hamilton Pacific Chamberlain Recently Completed a Chiller Replacement at the Naval Support Facility in Dahlgren VA

    Hamilton Pacific Chamberlain provides support to the Naval Forces, with a new chiller and associated ducting and engineering. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/generalcontracting/hpcvet/prweb10804924.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Joshua Chamberlain Bridge Painting Project on Schedule

    The Joshua Chamberlain Bridge project is right on track. That's according to the Maine Department of Transportation project resident. The painting project began on May 6th. Starting the week of June 20th, one lane will be closed on the bridge. DOT Project Resident Tim Hebert said, "All . . .
    on June 10, 2013     Source: WABI Bangor

  3. Beyer's Chamberlain leads East to All-Star victory

    Beyer High's Josh Chamberlain doubled home two runs in the sixth inning to extend the East's lead during its 5-2 win over the West in the 24th Modesto Sunrise Rotary Baseball Classic on Saturday night at John Thurman Field.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Modesto Bee

Quotes

  1. One of those calling for a leadership contest, former minister George Howarth, told BBC2 Newsnight that Mr Brown was more unpopular than any PM "since Neville Chamberlain after Hitler invaded Norway" in 1940, adding: "We can't allow that...
    on Sep 17, 2008 By: George Howarth Source: Grantham Today

  2. "It's great to see you, Mr. Chamberlain," Derek Jeter said.
    on Sep 7, 2007 By: Derek Jeter Source: SI.com

  3. "You lose your No. 1, and you lose another guy that's been throwing the ball well for you in Chamberlain, it's things you have to deal with," Girardi said. "You've got to move on. That's the only thing you can do in this game."
    on Aug 6, 2008 By: Joe Girardi Source: SI.com

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