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
One of the committee members, Councilwoman Rikki Spector, abstained.
Those are some of the family members 16-year-old Aaliyah Smith has lost to gun violence.
Among the regular attendees at his predominantly African American church of 2,000 members is City Councilman Quinton Lucas, a possible entrant into the mayoral race.
None of the new members have specific backgrounds in public education, teaching or administration, according to their profiles.
But the judge sided with the plaintiff's team, which said the mechanics behind this particular illusion are already known to the thousands of audience members who have participated.
Landrieu leaves office along with five of seven City Council members next month.
According to Morton, the date went down in a private room at the London branch of the members-only club, Soho House.
Four of the nine council members publicly oppose the plan: Tamaya Dennard, Chris Seelbach, Wendell Young and Greg Landsman.
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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
MEMBER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of member for English Language Learners
: someone or something that belongs to or is a part of a group or an organization
: a part of a structure (such as a building or a bridge)
: a body part (such as an arm or a leg)
MEMBER Defined for Kids
Definition of member for Students
- A supporting member of the roof gave way.
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