Origin of representative
OTHER WORDS FROM representative
How to use representative in a sentence
Lee would need to model about 500 representative cities around the US, she says, to cover the country accurately.
The SEC has three of the top six teams in the current polls but, again, one representative is enough.Cincinnati and BYU are making a case for the College Football Playoff. Is anyone listening?|John Feinstein|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
A representative from the National Capital Area Council declined to comment on the ongoing bankruptcy case.Boy Scouts must settle 95,000 abuse claims by next summer — or risk running out of cash|Samantha Schmidt|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
She was also the representative for the city’s outsized vote on the San Diego Association of Governments.
We built representative income statements and balance sheets for hypothetical companies in 13 different industries, using actual data from the 25 largest public companies in each.
In other words, the system had its points-so long as Americans were willing to trade representativeness for effectiveness.Memo: The Aaron Sorkin Model of Political Discourse Doesn't Actually Work|Megan McArdle|April 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But this relation of representativeness which we have discovered gives definiteness.
British Dictionary definitions for representative
- exemplifying a class or kind; typicala representative example of the species
- containing or including examples of all the interests, types, etc, in a groupa representative collection