Definition of committeeman in English:


Syllabification: com·mit·tee·man
Pronunciation: /kəˈmitēmən, -ˌman

noun (plural committeemen)

  • (In the US) a male local political party leader.
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    • He also is a precinct committeeman with close ties to the community's Democratic Party leaders.
    • That's when he was a Republican Party committeeman, serving two terms.
    • He did push his ward committeemen to get good vote returns, but I am virtually certain he never even hinted at doing that illegally.

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