[kuh-mit-ee-muh n, -man]
Origin of committeeman
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Examples from the Web for committeeman
Some bought tickets for $50 from their desperate Democratic committeeman.Obama's Fire Sale
September 23, 2010
Even when he must have realized that you had the votes for committeeman he kept still.Cy Whittaker's Place
Joseph C. Lincoln
Vose Adams, the second committeeman, felt it his duty to explain his position.A Waif of the Mountains
Edward S. Ellis
The committeeman put a glass in his eye and regarded him quite coolly.
"King" Plummer was regarding the committeeman with astonished interest.
The committeeman knew then that these men should be disqualified; but how was he to act?The Spirit of the Links
- mainly US a member of one or more committees
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