member member  /ˈmɛm bər/


  1. (n) one of the persons who compose a social group (especially individuals who have joined and participate in a group organization)
  2. (n) anything that belongs to a set or class
  3. (n) an external body part that projects from the body
  4. (n) an organization that is a member of another organization (especially a state that belongs to a group of nations)
  5. (n) the male organ of copulation (`member' is a euphemism)


  1. In 1946, members of the group bombed the King David Hotel in Jerusalem, killing 91 people.
  2. To cover expenses, cult members donated their paychecks if they worked outside.
  3. In the early 1990s the 2,700-member tribe sought a compact with Nebraska to open a casino on the reservation where some 1,000 members still live.


  1. Gang member to get 3 years for child sex

    A Linda gang member pleaded no contest on Wednesday to having sex with a 12-year-old girl. Estevan Jose Lopez, 20, cut a deal with the Yuba County District Attorney's Office to avoid a longer prison sentence, the DA's Office said. Teresa Sydow, deputy Yuba County district attorney, said...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Appeal-Democrat

  2. Member of Warhol's circle selling NYC apartment

    NEW YORK (AP) - A longtime member of Andy Warhol's inner circle is selling her Art Deco Manhattan apartment. Socialite, actress and artist Brigid Berlin has listed the two-bedroom apartment for $1.2 million.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New Jersey Herald

  3. Gang member arrested for allegedly pulling gun in Lomita

    A local gang member who allegedly pulled a loaded shotgun during a traffic stop and ran into a Lomita neighborhood surrendered a short time later, telling deputies, "You got me," authorities said Tuesday. | POLICE NEWS | BLOG: SOUTH BAY CRIME, COURT NEWS | FACEBOOK
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Daily Breeze


  1. The TFTP has "provided critical investigative leads -- more than 1,550 to EU Member States -- since its creation after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks," Obama said.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: AFP

  2. Apple CEO Steve Jobs said in a prepared statement that as "Google enters more of Apple's core businesses...... Eric's effectiveness as an Apple board member will be significantly diminished, since he will have to recuse himself from even larger...
    on Aug 3, 2009 By: Steve Jobs Source: Wall Street Journal

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