noun \ˈkan(t)-səl-mən\

: a person (especially a man) who is a member of a council

Full Definition of COUNCILMAN

:  a member of a council (as of a town or city)
coun·cil·man·ic \ˌkan(t)-səl-ˈma-nik\ adjective

First Known Use of COUNCILMAN

circa 1637


Next Word in the Dictionary: council–manager plan
Previous Word in the Dictionary: councillor
All Words Near: councilman

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up councilman? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More