assemblyman

assemblyman
noun Date: 1647 a member of an assembly

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Assemblyman — As*sem bly*man ([a^]s*s[e^]m bl[y^]*man), n.; pl. {Assemblymen} ( men). A member of an assembly, especially of the lower branch of a state legislature. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • assemblyman — index lawmaker Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • assemblyman — [ə sem′blēmən] n. pl. assemblymen [ə sem′blēmən] 1. a member of a legislative assembly 2. [A ] in some states of the U.S., a member of the Assembly …   English World dictionary

  • assemblyman — UK [əˈsemblɪmən] / US noun [countable] Word forms assemblyman : singular assemblyman plural assemblymen UK [əˈsemblɪmən] / US a male politician who has been elected as a member of a US state assembly …   English dictionary

  • assemblyman — [[t]əse̱mblimən[/t]] assemblymen N COUNT; N TITLE In the United States, an assemblyman is an elected member of an assembly of people who make decisions and laws …   English dictionary

  • assemblyman — /euh sem blee meuhn/, n., pl. assemblymen. (sometimes cap.) a member of a legislative assembly, esp. a member of the lower house of the legislature in certain states of the U.S. [1640 50; ASSEMBLY + MAN] Usage. See man. * * * …   Universalium

  • assemblyman — noun a) A male member of an assembly. b) A member of the lower house of certain US state legislatures …   Wiktionary

  • assemblyman — Synonyms and related words: MP, Member of Congress, Member of Parliament, alderman, chosen freeholder, city father, congressman, congresswoman, councilman, floor leader, lawgiver, lawmaker, legislator, majority leader, minority leader, party whip …   Moby Thesaurus

  • assemblyman — as|sem|bly|man [əˈsemblimən] n plural assemblymen [ mən] AmE a male member of an assembly …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • assemblyman — as|sem|bly|man [ ə semblimən ] (plural as|sem|bly|men [ ə semblimən ] ) noun count a male politician who has been elected as a member of a U.S. state ASSEMBLY …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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