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
This program provided repairs to homeless care agencies who experienced hurricane damage and was led by GHBA member, RoofTec.
More than a dozen Hispanic House members -- all Democrats -- forced a meeting late last month with Schumer on this issue.
Rick Sherwood, a relatively new member of Colbert’s team, has made sense of it and the other odd number/letter combinations in the letter.
The two medical schools together employ about 3,000 faculty members, the lawsuit said.
Teen Vogue's Civil Discourse 101 features Amnesty International USA staff members, who answer questions from young activists as part of its #Right2Protest series.
Libya is one of two OPEC members, along with Nigeria, that were exempt from a deal to cap production this year.
The evening ends with the foreign leader as the guest of honor at a lavish state dinner attended by hundreds, including members of Congress, business leaders, celebrities, political donors and others.
To get around the latter issue, Divvy for Everyone allows first-time members to pay cash — 967 signed up in 2016, and another 1,461 signed up in 2017, city officials said.
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Origin and Etymology of member
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonymsbuilding block, component, constituent, factor, ingredient, element
Related Wordsbasis, part and parcel; detail, item, particular, point; aspect, characteristic, facet, feature, trait; division, fragment, particle, partition, piece, portion, section, sector, segment; subcomponent
Near Antonymsaggregate, composite, compound, mass; entirety, sum, summation, total, totality; admixture, amalgam, amalgamation, blend, combination, intermixture, mix, mixture
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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