Definition of assemblyman in English:


Line breaks: as¦sembly|man
Pronunciation: /əˈsɛmblimən
(or assemblywoman /əˈsɛmbliwʊmən/)

noun (plural assemblymen or assemblywomen)

chiefly US
  • A person who is a member of a legislative assembly.
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    • A Nevada state legislative assemblyman for the area, and the chairman of the Lander County Commission, were both denied the right to testify in a prior hearing set to consider wireline phones for the area.
    • In California, one assemblyman just introduced legislation to legalize same-sex marriage.
    • One state assemblyman said, ‘It's all very nice to be politically correct here, but we're talking about terrorism.’

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