senator

noun sen·a·tor \ ˈse-nə-tər \
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of senator

:a member of a senate

senatorship

play \ˈse-nə-tər-ˌship\ noun

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Origin and Etymology of senator

Middle English senatour, from Anglo-French senatur, from Latin senator, from senatus


SENATOR Defined for English Language Learners

senator

noun

Definition of senator for English Language Learners

  • : a member of a senate or the Senate


SENATOR Defined for Kids

senator

noun sen·a·tor \ ˈse-nə-tər \

Definition of senator for Students

:a member of a Senate

Law Dictionary

senator

noun sen·a·tor \ ˈse-nə-tər \

legal Definition of senator

:a member of a senate

senatorial

play \ˌse-nə-ˈtōr-ē-əl\ adjective


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