Examples of member in a Sentence
The club has 300 members.
She is a member of the House of Representatives.
She is a member of Parliament.
a member of the audience
This bird is a member of the finch family.
countries that are members of the United Nations
a horizontal member of a bridge
Recent Examples of member from the Web
However, many members of the party still have strong resistance to any gun-control measures.
An Eastern Ohio school board agreed to arm some members of staff in the hopes of boosting security, the Ohio Dispatch reported.
The joint budget committee includes members of the House Appropriations Committee, Senate Finance Committee and the chairmen of the House and Senate committees that handle taxes.
When the army’s leader is said to have committed suicide, members of the movement are convinced she was murdered and set out to uncover the truth.
Department of Mineral Resources spokeswoman Ayanda Shezi didn’t answer a call and members of the department didn’t immediately respond to an email seeking comment.
Civic involvement: Mayor of Burr Ridge; attends St. Isaac Jogues Church in Hinsdale; member of the Knights of Columbus; spearheaded building of a playground for a local elementary school.
Back home, the NHL launched an investigation that went nowhere when members of the team refused to point fingers, publicly or privately.
Smith and Harrison pulled in Matthew Oates, a member of the Kansas City Public School Board.
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Origin and Etymology of member
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonym Discussion of member
- they ran only part of the way
- cut the pie into six portions
- a puzzle with 500 pieces
- a structural member
- the manufacturing division of the company
- the entertainment section of the newspaper
- the retired segment of the population
- only a fragment of the play still exists
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