congressman

noun con·gress·man \ ˈkäŋ-(g)rəs-mən \

Definition of congressman

:a member of a congress; especially :a member of the U.S. House of Representatives

Examples of congressman in a Sentence

  1. a former congressman who is now a senator

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First Known Use of congressman

1780


CONGRESSMAN Defined for English Language Learners

congressman

noun

Definition of congressman for English Language Learners

  • : someone (especially a man) who is a member of a congress and especially of the U.S. House of Representatives


CONGRESSMAN Defined for Kids

congressman

noun con·gress·man \ ˈkäŋ-grəs-mən \

Definition of congressman for Students

plural congressmen \-mən\
:a member of a congress and especially of the United States House of Representatives

Law Dictionary

congressman

noun con·gress·man

legal Definition of congressman

plural congressmen
:a member of Congress; especially :a member of the U.S. House of Representatives


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