Definition of committeeman in English:

committeeman

noun

  • (in the US) a local political party leader.

    • ‘He did push his ward committeemen to get good vote returns, but I am virtually certain he never even hinted at doing that illegally.’
    • ‘He also is a precinct committeeman with close ties to the community's Democratic Party leaders.’
    • ‘‘He wanted me there ‘in Uniontown, said Vicites, a Democrat state committeeman.’’
    • ‘The town's chief of police and Democratic central committeeman, winced when he saw the picture.’
    • ‘That's when he was a Republican Party committeeman, serving two terms.’

Pronunciation:

committeeman

/kəˈmɪtɪmən/