Definition of Lord Mayor in English:

Lord Mayor


  • The title of the mayor in London and some other large British cities.

    ‘he became Lord Mayor of Liverpool’
    • ‘Businessmen gathered to hear him address a Lord Mayor's banquet in the City of London and cheered him as he laid into the firefighters.’
    • ‘The Lord Mayor and other city notables walk from the Guildhall to St Lawrence Jewry to hear a sermon.’
    • ‘If you have a function or engagement that you wish the Lord Mayor to attend, please contact the Lord Mayor's Administrative Officer.’
    • ‘At selected subsidiary companies of the city the Lord Mayor performs the function of the chairman of the supervisory board.’
    • ‘Lord Mayors are addressed by the style of ‘The Right Worshipful’ but the Lord Mayors of 6 cities are entitled to the honorific style of ‘The Right Honourable’.’


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