Definition of committeewoman in English:


Pronunciation /kəˈmidēˌwo͝omən/ /kəˈmɪdiˌwʊmən/

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  • (in the US) a female local political party leader.

    ‘an elected committeewoman in Bucks County’
    • ‘A local committeewoman who came to offer support blamed disgruntled employees.’
    • ‘In fact, I had only just met Shaffer, 83, a lively former Washington County Democrat committeewoman.’
    • ‘Brister, who has served as a national committeewoman to the National Republican Committee for four years, succeeds Baton Rouge state Rep.’
    • ‘Hansberry's mother, Nannie Perry, a schoolteacher and, later, ward committeewoman, was from Tennessee.’
    • ‘‘There were some really strong, key families here once,’ says committeewoman Vanessa Brown, 38.’