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Definition of committe

"committe" is probably misspelled. Trying committee instead Definition of committee

1. committee [ n ] a special group delegated to consider some matter
Examples: "A committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours" - Milton Berle

Used in print:

(The Dallas Morning News,...)

Committee approval of Gov._Price_Daniel 's `` abandoned property '' act seemed certain Thursday despite the adamant protests of Texas bankers .

Under committee rules , it went automatically to a subcommittee for one week .

He told the committee the measure would merely provide means of enforcing the escheat law which has been on_the_books `` since Texas was a republic '' .

A House committee which heard his local_option proposal is expected to give it a favorable report , although the resolution faces hard_sledding later .

The Senate quickly whipped_through its meager fare of House bills approved by committees , passing the three on the calendar .

Synonyms commission committee Related Terms administrative_unit board jury subcommittee conservancy fairness_commission presidium vestry election_commission Economic_and_Social_Council_commission blue_ribbon_commission ethics_committee finance_committee planning_commission politburo PAC zoning_commission national_security_council select_committee standing_committee steering_committee committee_member commissioner entrust

2. committee [ n ] a self-constituted organization to promote something

Used in print:

(The New York Times,...)

Named by Mayor_Wagner three years ago to head a committee that included James_A._Farley , Bernard_Gimbel and Clint_Blume , Shea worked relentlessly .

Synonyms citizens_committee committee Related Terms organization ngo welcoming_committee vigilance_committee

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