Definition of majority leader in English:

majority leader


  • The head of the majority party in a legislative body, especially the US Senate or House of Representatives.

    • ‘Those are powerful words against the current Senate majority leader.’
    • ‘He has served as both minority and majority leader of the House.’
    • ‘The former House majority leader is becoming, shall we say, aggressive?’
    • ‘Now, Mario Cuomo mentioned the speaker of the House and the majority leader of the Senate.’
    • ‘As you know, the House majority leader is accused of conspiring to violate campaign finance laws in his home state of Texas.’