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As a matter of fact, if you do not take into account, as Congressman Ross just stated, the Social Security surplus, our fiscal deficit, ladies and gentlemen, is over $700 billion today.
Jim Costa

Meaning of "Congressman" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CONGRESSMAN

Congressman  [ˈkɒŋɡrɛsmən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONGRESSMAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Congressman is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CONGRESSMAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Member of Congress

A Member of Congress is a person who has been appointed or elected and inducted into some official body called congress, typically to represent a particular constituency in a legislature. Member of Parliament is an equivalent term in other jurisdictions.

Definition of Congressman in the English dictionary

The definition of Congressman in the dictionary is a male member of Congress, esp of the House of Representatives.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONGRESSMAN


baseman
ˈbeɪsmən
batsman
ˈbætsmən
busman
ˈbʌsmən
caseman
ˈkeɪsmən
craftsman
ˈkrɑːftsmən
desman
ˈdɛsmən
draftsman
ˈdrɑːftsmən
horseman
ˈhɔːsmən
houseman
ˈhaʊsmən
Housman
ˈhaʊsmən
huntsman
ˈhʌntsmən
marksman
ˈmɑːksmən
policeman
pəˈliːsmən
pressman
ˈprɛsmən
Scotsman
ˈskɒtsmən
spokesman
ˈspəʊksmən
sportsman
ˈspɔːtsmən
statesman
ˈsteɪtsmən
statesmen
ˈsteɪtsmən
Waksman
ˈwæksmən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONGRESSMAN

Congress of Industrial Organizations
Congress of Vienna
Congress Party
congressional
Congressional district
Congressional Medal of Honor
Congressional Record
Congressionalist
congressionally
congressman-at-large
congressmen
Congressperson
Congresswoman
congresswomen
Congreve

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONGRESSMAN

agribusinessman
businessman
chessman
classman
Crossman
expressman
glassman
kinsman
lowerclassman
messman
ombudsman
outdoorsman
passman
salesman
swordsman
talisman
Tasman
tradesman
underclassman
upperclassman

Synonyms and antonyms of Congressman in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Congressman» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONGRESSMAN

Find out the translation of Congressman to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Congressman from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Congressman» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

众议员
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

congresista
570 millions of speakers

English

Congressman
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कांग्रेसी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الكونغرس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Конгрессмен
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

congressista
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সভার সদস্য
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

membre du Congrès
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kongres
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Kongressabgeordnete
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

下院議員
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

하원 의원
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kongres
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nghị si quốc hội
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

காங்கிரஸ்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

काँग्रेसचा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kongre üyesi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Membro del Congresso
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Kongresman
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

конгресмен
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

congresmanul
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Κογκρέσσου
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

kongreslid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Congressman
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Kongressmann
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Congressman

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONGRESSMAN»

The term «Congressman» is quite widely used and occupies the 24.299 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONGRESSMAN» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Congressman» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Congressman» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Congressman

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10 QUOTES WITH «CONGRESSMAN»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Congressman.
1
Jim Costa
As a matter of fact, if you do not take into account, as Congressman Ross just stated, the Social Security surplus, our fiscal deficit, ladies and gentlemen, is over $700 billion today.
2
Joe Donnelly
What the voters told us in the 2010 election was that they wanted a change. And I believe a moderate approach with a dedication to working across the aisle, something I know is important to both me and Congressman Shuler, is the best way forward.
3
Joe Donnelly
I supported my friend Congressman Shuler over former Speaker Nancy Pelosi during our party's leadership elections in November citing a need for new leadership.
4
Michael Grimm
I am the only Republican Congressman who represents a borough within New York City, a city of 8.5 million people.
5
Heidi Heitkamp
Congressman Berg will repeatedly talk about Harry Reid and Barack Obama, and I find it interesting, because this morning, when I woke up and brushed my teeth, I looked in the mirror and I did not see a tall, African-American, skinny man. So let's make it clear that my priorities are North Dakota priorities.
6
Erich Leinsdorf
I was sent down to Cuba. Everything had been prepared with the help of Congressman Johnson and his staff.
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Erich Leinsdorf
The Congressman ascertained that the consulate in Havana had numbers to feed the pigs.
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Erich Leinsdorf
I was introduced to Congressman Lyndon B. Johnson. The young Congressman was very friendly.
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Erich Leinsdorf
When I was introduced to Johnson he was a freshman Congressman.
10
Ken Salazar
I think Gov. Romney and Congressman Ryan are living in a fairly tale land on their energy policy.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONGRESSMAN»

Discover the use of Congressman in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Congressman and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
A Deadly Misunderstanding
What he has learned could radically shift the contemporary religious landscape and help heal the rift between Islam and the West. No Christian or Muslim will be unaffected after reading this book.
Mark D. Siljander, 2009
2
Congressman Lincoln
A chronicle of the early political years of the 16th President offers insight into his lesser-known professional and personal difficulties, from his abuse-marked marriage and near-duel with an adversary to his quorum-preventing window jump ...
Chris DeRose, 2014
3
A Mindful Nation: How a Simple Practice Can Help Us Reduce ...
Both inspiring and pragmatic, "A Mindful Nation" shows how the benefits of mindfulness apply to the current challenges that affect each of us in our own lives and in our communities, and thus have implications for our society as a whole.
Tim Ryan, 2012
4
Henry B. Gonzalez: Congressman of the People
Presents the life and accomplishments of the Texas Congressman who worked hard to fight homelessness, clean up the savings and loan industry, and hold presidents accountable for their actions.
Brenda Haugen, 2006
5
Barney Frank: The Story of America's Only Left-handed, Gay, ...
A mainstay in the House of Representatives since 1981, Barney Frank has come to be known for his talent as a legislator and a quick wit that both disarms and entertains other lawmakers.
Stuart E. Weisberg, 2009
6
Oregon cattleman/governor, congressman: memoirs and times of ...
A portrait of Oregon's seventeenth governor and an intriguing chronicle of the state's political climate during the first three decades of the twentieth century.
Walter Marcus Pierce, Arthur H. Bone, Oregon Historical Society, 1981
7
Mendel & Me: Life with Congressman L. Mendel Rivers
These memoirs of Marwee Rivers chronicle Mendel's rise to power, providing an authentic and charming glimpse into the quirky cultures of both old Charleston and the global arena of Washington politics.
Margaret Middleton Rivers, Margaret M. R. Eastman, Lucius Mendel Rivers (Jr.), 2007
8
Eckhardt: There Once Was a Congressman from Texas
In this biography of Robert Christian Eckhardt (1913-2001), Gary A. Keith tells the story of Eckhardt's colorful life and career within the context of the changing political landscape of Texas and the rise of the New Right and the two-party ...
Gary Keith, 2007
9
Congressman, Constituents, and Contributors: An Analysis of ...
In a sense, this book might seem like a strange undertaking for two economists.
James B. Kau, P.H. Rubin, 1982
10
Congressman McFadden on the Federal Reserve
Congressman Fiesinger: “I was just going to remark that very thing, that the power to "coin and fix the value of money“ is solely within the power of the Congress of the United States and it cannot be delegated to anybody else in the world.
L. McFadden

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONGRESSMAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Congressman is used in the context of the following news items.
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Democratic Party activist files complaint against Congressman
A Democratic Party activist wants an ethics investigation into Democratic Congressman Alan Grayson, who is considering a run for Senate. «WFTV Orlando, Jul 15»
2
San Diego County Congressman Wants To Punish 'Sanctuary' Cities
San Diego County Rep. Duncan Hunter said he plans to introduce a bill to restrict funding to “sanctuary” cities that do not always cooperate with ... «KPBS, Jul 15»
3
Alabama Congressman Mo Brooks: 'I'd vote out four or five' Supreme …
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — In an interview on Yellowhammer Radio with Cliff Sims Tuesday, Congressman Mo Brooks (R-AL5) pulled no punches ... «Yellowhammer News, Jul 15»
4
Congressman Neugebauer undergoing radiation treatment
The congressman said he has had regular blood tests to check his PSA levels since then. He said recent results indicated he might need follow-up treatment to ... «MYfoxLUBBOCK.COM, Jul 15»
5
Voters chose LaHood as GOP nominee for former Illinois …
Darin LaHood, the son of a former area congressman and Obama administration Cabinet member, is likely headed to Washington as the ... «Newser, Jul 15»
6
Congressman calls for Endangered Species Act protection for farmers
The congressman noted that over the decades, the number of farmers and farmland has decreased dramatically, an outcome which he says ... «Washington Examiner, Jul 15»
7
Former Intern For Gun Control Congressman Stabbed To Death On …
The soulless eyes above belong to Jaspar Spires, who allegedly stabbed 24-year-old Kevin Sutherland to death while fighting Sutherland over ... «Bearing Arms, Jul 15»
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Congressman blasts 'Three Stooges'-style port security
Florida Congressman John Mica calls it a billion-dollar fiasco. "It's more of a 'Three Stooges' card that does not work and it's a joke," said Mica. «FOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TV, Jul 15»
9
Republican Congressman Heck to run for Reid's US Senate seat
LAS VEGAS Republican Congressman Joe Heck has announced his candidacy for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated after 30 years Harry ... «Reuters, Jul 15»
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Ex-Dem Congressman and Convicted Sex Offender Mel Reynolds a …
Ex-U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds (D., Ill.) skipped out on his scheduled arraignment Monday to enter a plea on federal tax charges, the Chicago ... «Washington Free Beacon, Jul 15»

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