Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

councilwoman

play
noun coun·cil·wom·an \ˈkau̇n(t)-səl-ˌwu̇-mən\

Simple Definition of councilwoman

  • : a woman who is a member of a council

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of councilwoman

  1. :  a woman who is a member of a council

Circa 1928

First Known Use of councilwoman

circa 1928


Law Dictionary

councilwoman

noun coun·cil·wom·an

Legal Definition of councilwoman

plural

councilwomen

  1. :  a woman who is a member of a council




Learn More about councilwoman


Seen and Heard

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

WORD OF THE DAY

a jerking and twitching of the body

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

two-chairs-on-a-pier-by-the-ocean-in-summer

Which of the following words means “of or relating to summer”?

estival vernal hiemal brumal
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ