[uh-sem-blee-pur-suh n]

noun (sometimes initial capital letter)

a member of a legislative assembly, especially a member of the lower house of the legislature in certain states of the U.S.

Nearby words

  1. assembly plant,
  2. assembly routine,
  3. assembly time,
  4. assembly, unlawful,
  5. assemblyman,
  6. assemblywoman,
  7. assemblé,
  8. assen,
  9. assent,
  10. assentation

Origin of assemblyperson

Usage note

See -person. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019