Share this entry

committee of the whole Syllabification: com·mit·tee of the whole
Pronunciation: /kəˈmidē əv/ /ə T͟Hē/ /T͟H(ə)/ /T͟Hē hōl/

Definition of committee of the whole in English:

The entire membership of a legislative body when sitting as a committee.

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources