committeenoun [C, + sing/pl verb]uk /kəˈmɪt.i/ us /-ˈmɪt̬-/
- The committee is composed of MPs, doctors, academics and members of the public.
- The finance committee controls the school's budget.
- It took a lot of persuasion to convince the committee of the advantages of the new scheme.
- She has served on the committee for the last 15 years.
- In his capacity as secretary of the residents association, he regularly attends meetings of the community policing committee.