Definition of congresswoman in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkäNGɡrəsˌwo͝omən/

noun (plural congresswomen)

A female member of Congress, especially a female member of the US House of Representatives: we wrote the congresswoman voicing our concerns [as title]: Congresswoman Maxine Waters
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  • Well, first, congratulations to you, congresswoman.
  • And why one leading congresswoman who strongly supports free trade has come out strongly opposed to the latest so-called free trade agreement.
  • He also heard that he should stop talking about this congresswoman who was getting upset about the things he was saying about her.

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Syllabification: con·gress·wom·an

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