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coun·cil·or

also coun·cil·lor  (koun′sə-lər, -slər)
n.
A member of a council, as one convened to advise a governor. See Usage Note at council.

coun′cil·or·ship′ n.
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councillor

(ˈkaʊnsələ) or

councilor

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a member of a council
ˈcouncillorˌship, ˈcouncilorˌship n
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.councillor - a member of a councilcouncillor - a member of a council    
council - a meeting of people for consultation; "emergency council"
councilman - a man who is a council member
councilwoman - a woman who is a council member
fellow member, member - one of the persons who compose a social group (especially individuals who have joined and participate in a group organization); "only members will be admitted"; "a member of the faculty"; "she was introduced to all the members of his family"
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Translations
عَضُو مَجْلِسعُضو مَجْلِس
radníčlen rady
byrådsmedlemrådgiverrådmand
neuvoston jäsen
vijećnik
bæjar- eîa borgarfulltrúi
地方議会議員
의원
člen rady
kommunfullmäktig
สมาชิกสภาเทศบาล
thành viên hội đồng

councillor

councilor (US) [ˈkaʊnsɪləʳ] Nconcejal(a) m/f
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councillor

[ˈkaʊnsələr] n (= member of a town council) → conseiller/ère municipal(e)
She's a local councillor → Elle fait partie du conseil municipal.Council of Europe n
the Council of Europe → le Conseil de l'Europecouncil of war nconseil m de guerrecouncil tax n (British)impôts mpl locauxcouncil tenant n (British)locataire mf d'un logement social, locataire mf d'un logement à loyer modéré
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

councillor

, (US) councilor
nRatsmitglied nt; (= town councillor)Stadtrat m/-rätin f; councillor SmithHerr Stadtrat/Frau Stadträtin Smith
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councillor

[ˈkaʊnsɪləʳ] nconsigliere m
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

council

(ˈkaunsəl) noun
1. a group of people formed in order to advise etc. The King formed a council of wise men; the Council for Recreation.
2. in the United Kingdom, a body of people elected to control the workings of local government in a county, region, district etc.
ˈcouncillor noun
a person who is elected to serve on a council.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

councillor

عَضُو مَجْلِس radní rådgiver Ratsmitglied μέλος συμβουλίου concejal neuvoston jäsen élu local vijećnik consigliere 地方議会議員 의원 raadslid styremedlem radny vereador советник kommunfullmäktig สมาชิกสภาเทศบาล belediye meclis üyesi thành viên hội đồng 议员
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Tradition said that this house with the pointed gables was inhabited, in the time of Henry III., by a councilor of state whom Queen Catherine came, some say to visit, and others to strangle.
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The councils with population between 6,000 and 13,000 would have three general councilors, a lady and minority councilor.
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