Definition of councilorship in US English:


(British councillorship)


  • See councilor

    • ‘The three amendments were included in the bill presented by the regional councillorship to the Council.’
    • ‘The only perquisites of the councilorship are the honors of being a councilor.’
    • ‘If a councilorship is allocated to a particular ward that ward may comprise about ten, fifteen or twenty villages.’
    • ‘It has 12 candidates running for six councillorships, and two squaring off for the mayor's seat.’
    • ‘He said his commission has left with about 50 petitions out of which at least 10 are for parliamentary candidates and 40 others involve councillorship aspirants.’