noun \ˈl-ˌmā-kər\

: someone who makes laws

Full Definition of LAWMAKER

:  one who makes laws :  legislator
law·mak·ing \-kiŋ\ noun

Examples of LAWMAKER

  1. <the state's lawmakers worked long into the night drafting a bill that would be acceptable to everyone>

First Known Use of LAWMAKER

14th century


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