lawmaker

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noun law·mak·er \ˈlȯ-ˌmā-kər\

Definition of lawmaker

  1. :  one who makes laws :  legislator

lawmaking

play \ˈlȯ-ˌmā-kiŋ\ noun

Examples of lawmaker in a Sentence

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

14th Century

First Known Use of lawmaker

14th century


LAWMAKER Defined for English Language Learners

lawmaker

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noun law·mak·er \ˈlȯ-ˌmā-kər\

Definition of lawmaker for English Language Learners

  • : someone who makes laws


LAWMAKER Defined for Kids

lawmaker

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noun law·mak·er \ˈlȯ-ˌmā-kər\

Definition of lawmaker for Students

  1. :  someone who takes part in writing and passing laws :  legislator

lawmaking

\-ˌmā-kiŋ\ adjective or noun Congress is the nation's lawmaking body.

Law Dictionary

lawmaker

noun law·mak·er

Legal Definition of lawmaker

  1. :  one that makes laws; especially :  legislator

lawmaking

noun


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