Definition of alderwoman in English:


Syllabification: al·der·wom·an
Pronunciation: /ˈôldərˌwo͝omən

noun (plural alderwomen)

  • An elected female member of a municipal council.
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    • The company courted an African-American alderwoman representing Chicago's West Side, and found her easily seduced.
    • I think I could convince the aldermen - and alderwomen?
    • The head of the Little League group contacted an alderwoman and expected her support.

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