First Minister - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] 

Your browser doesn’t support HTML5 audio

/ˌfɜː(r)st ˈmɪnɪstə(r)/
singularFirst Minister
pluralFirst Ministers
  1. in Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and some other countries, the leader of the ruling party

    First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is head of the Scottish government.

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary from United Kingdom on 25/01/2016