What does public servant mean?

Definitions for public servant

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word public servant.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. public servant(noun)

    someone who holds a government position (either by election or appointment)


  1. public servant(Noun)

    Someone who labours for the public good; a convict assigned to work on public projects.

  2. public servant(Noun)

    A person employed by the government; a civil servant.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of public servant in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of public servant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lady Bird Johnson:

    The First Lady is an unpaid public servant elected by one person --- her husband.

  2. Bob Menendez:

    Tony Blinken is a tireless and able public servant who has served the nation well.

  3. Claudia Alta Taylor Johnson:

    The first lady is, and always has been, an unpaid public servant elected by one person, her husband.

  4. Bill Clinton:

    It was Mario Cuomo's great gift and our good fortune that he was both a sterling orator and a passionate public servant. His life was a blessing.

  5. Jesse Louis Jackson:

    I am not a perfect servant. I am a public servant doing my best against the odds. As I develop and serve, be patient. God is not finished with me yet.

Images & Illustrations of public servant

  1. public servantpublic servantpublic servant

Translations for public servant

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for public servant »


Find a translation for the public servant definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these public servant definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"public servant." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 20 Feb. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/public servant>.

Are we missing a good definition for public servant? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for public servant:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.