Senator meaning

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The definition of a senator is a member of a senate, which is a group of people with power in the government.

An example of a former U.S. senator is Hillary Rodham Clinton.

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A member of a senate.
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A member, normally elected, in the house or chamber of a legislature called a senate. The legislatures of the United States and Canada have senators.
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(historical) A position in government held in ancient Rome by experienced, elder officials as advisors or consultants for younger, less experienced functionaries.
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A member of a senate.
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A member of the king's council.

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Origin of senator

  • From Latin senātor, ultimately from senex (“old").

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