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  1. representatives

    Representatives are individuals who act on behalf of others or a larger group, typically in a formal or official capacity. They are chosen to represent the interests, needs, and viewpoints of the individuals or group they are representing.

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  1. representativesnoun

    Plural noun of representative.

    The trade union representatives gathered with the company management and human resources manager to discuss and agree a pay agreement that is fair, equitable, affordable and in line with inflation.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 29, 2016  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'representatives' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2415

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'representatives' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3077

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of representatives in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of representatives in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of representatives in a Sentence

  1. Eric Schultz:

    Some companies are sending different representatives, but we are pleased at their participation.

  2. Allison Beck:

    Representatives from both sides were willing to put in the long hours that were required, and ultimately they were successful in reaching a mutually acceptable agreement.

  3. Mitch McConnell:

    We're considering a variety of options, But make no mistake. When the newly elected representatives of the people take their seats, they will act.

  4. Mullah Manan Niazi:

    The majority of people are with us. We aren't going to form a faction but we are the representatives of the Islamic Emirate, if Mansour and his few men refuse to accept the decision of religious scholars, then we call whatever they do in Afghanistan un-Islamic and against the Islamic Sharia.

  5. Wiley Nickel:

    The delay in receiving census data coupled with the adverse impact of extreme partisan gerrymandering should be of great concern to all North Carolinians, it is my hope that the condensed timeline will not be used as justification to obscure the redistricting process from engaged citizens who deserve an opportunity to choose their representatives, rather than allowing representatives to' choose their voters.'.

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