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chamberlain

noun

the official in charge of looking after the house of a king, queen, or other important person

courtier

noun

someone who has an official position at the court of a king or queen, or who spends time there

equerry

noun

an official who helps a member of the British royal family in performing their duties

lady-in-waiting

noun

a woman whose job is to look after a queen or princess

maid of honour

noun

a young woman from a high social class who is not married and who looks after a queen or princess

the Privy Council

noun

in the UK and some other countries, a group of people whose official job is to advise the queen or king on how to govern the country but who now have no real power

Privy Councillor

noun
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gig economy

an employment concept in which people are paid for each specific, short-term task that they do and don't have conventional contracts of employment

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gosling

a young goose

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fake news

a sensational piece of news which does not map to reality, created to attract attention or damage somebody's reputation

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