treasurer

[ trezh-er-er ]
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noun
  1. a person in charge of treasure or a treasury.

  2. an officer of a government, corporation, association, or the like, in charge of the receipt, care, and disbursement of money.

Origin of treasurer

1
1250–1300; Middle English tresorer<Anglo-French <Late Latin thēsaurārius.See treasure, -er2

Other words from treasurer

  • treas·ur·er·ship, noun
  • un·der·treas·ur·er, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for treasurer (1 of 2)

treasurer

/ (ˈtrɛʒərə) /


noun
  1. a person appointed to look after the funds of a society, company, city, or other governing body

Derived forms of treasurer

  • treasurership, noun

British Dictionary definitions for Treasurer (2 of 2)

Treasurer

/ (ˈtrɛʒərə) /


noun
  1. (in the Commonwealth of Australia and each of the Australian states) the minister of finance

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