Definition of congressman in English:

congressman

Syllabification: con·gress·man
Pronunciation: /ˈkäNGgrəsmən, ˈkän-
 
/

noun (plural congressmen)

  • A member of the US Congress (also used as a form of address), usually specifically a member of the US House of Representatives.
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    • The measures that have been taken are calculated to intimidate not only the general public, but the congressmen and senators as well.
    • Unfortunately, our senators and congressmen have not been smart enough or well prepared enough to do the job.
    • This is an off-year election, meaning we choose senators and congressmen, not a president.

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