noun (plural committeewomen)
(In the US) a female local political party leader.
- A local Republican committeewoman who came to support Habay, blamed disgruntled employees.
- In fact, I had only just met Shaffer, 83, a lively former Washington County Democrat committeewoman.
- Brister, who has served as a national committeewoman to the National Republican Committee for four years, succeeds Baton Rouge state Rep.
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