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committee

com·mit·tee

committee

 
 
pronunciation:
k mI ti
features:
Word Combinations (noun), Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition: a group of persons chosen or volunteering themselves to work together to solve a problem or resolve a particular issue.
Members of the neighborhood formed a committee to raise funds for a basketball court.A Senate committee will investigate the charges of wrongdoing on the part of these government leaders.He is no longer on the committee as he has too many other commitments.
 
similar words:
board, council, staff
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