Definition of action committee in English:

action committee

Syllabification: ac·tion com·mit·tee
(also action group)


  • A body formed to campaign politically, typically on a particular issue.
    More example sentences
    • He said the long term viability of the house could be worked out with the assistance of the action group and the bodies represented in it.
    • The latest march is being organised by an action group formed by meatworkers and residents.
    • After the first flood, we had set up an action group to campaign for flood defences for Malton and Norton.

More definitions of action committee

Definition of action committee in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day grotesquerie
Pronunciation: grəʊˈtɛskəri
grotesque quality or grotesque things collectively