Definition of assemblywoman in English:



  • A woman who is a member of a legislative assembly.

    • ‘After forming the Freedom Party, she was elected an assemblywoman - once wearing a bathing suit in the House to protest a dress code for legislators.’
    • ‘After her election as a state assemblywoman in California in 1982, she was voted into the Los Angeles City Council in 1987.’
    • ‘She explores that question in the context of the political offices she's held so far: commissioner on the Dane County board of supervisors, assemblywoman in the Wisconsin state legislature, and House member.’
    • ‘A bill was recently proposed by a California state assemblywoman banning the use of Indian logos and mascots in public institutions, though it failed to muster enough support and was defeated in May.’