lord mayor


(chiefly in Britain and the Commonwealth) the mayor of certain cities or the chief municipal officer of certain boroughs.

Origin of lord mayor

First recorded in 1545–55
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Lord Mayor


the mayor in the City of London and in certain other important boroughs and large cities
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