commonwealth's–man

noun \-l(th)smən, -ˌsman\

Definition of commonwealth's–man

plural

commonwealth's–men

  1. 1 obsolete :  a man in his relation to a commonwealth

  2. 2a :  an adherent of a commonwealth (as the 17th century English Commonwealth) b archaic :  republican 1

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