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student council

noun

Definition of student council

  1. :  a group of students who are elected by other students to represent them in school government and to help plan activities for the students



Word by Word Definitions

studentplay
  1. :  scholar, learner

    :  one who attends a school

    :  one who studies :  an attentive and systematic observer

councilplay
  1. :  an assembly or meeting for consultation, advice, or discussion

    :  a group elected or appointed as an advisory or legislative body

    :  a usually administrative body

  1. :  used for councils especially by or with North American Indians

    :  built, maintained, or operated by a local governing agency


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