councilman councilman  /ˈkaʊn səl mən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a man who is a council member

Usage(s):

  1. Blacks thereby increased their representation from one to three, and State Representative Ben Reyes became Houston's first Mexican-American councilman.
  2. The elderly councilman says the price is $24 per gramvery cheap, very cheap.
  3. Twenty years ago, Heidnik's father, Michael, 74, a former Eastlake, Ohio, councilman, disowned the son, and he has not seen him since then.

News

  1. Retiring Gretna Councilman Vincent Cox III leaves behind stronger recreation department

    When Gretna City Councilman Vincent Cox III returns to private life July 1 after 26 years in public office, he'll have more time for the two loves of his life: His family and the city's recreation department."When I first started...
    on June 23, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

  2. Councilman will bring back South Shore resolution

    MICHIGAN CITY — Third Ward Councilman Ron Hamilton Jr. says that he will re-introduce a resolution to ban the new Central Corridor Option for the South Shore Realignment project.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Michigan City News-Dispatch

  3. Councilman denied spot on ballot

    Oregon City Councilman Sandy Bihn was denied a spot on the re-election ballot today when the Lucas County Board of Elections ruled that her petition was not valid.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Toledo Blade

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