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  1. representatives

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

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    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. Luis Gutierrez:

    It’s not easy to endorse a challenger over a colleague in the House of Representatives, especially when that colleague is a member of your party.

  2. Romel Guzamana:

    A flawed ruling like this one ...cannot take away the power given us by the people of Amazonas, to be their voice, their legitimate representatives in parliament.

  3. Chris Coons:

    I think the new Democratic majority in the House of Representatives in January ought to be focusing and dedicating their time to proposing legislation that would actually solve the problems facing average Americans -- rising health care costs, an opioid crisis, a need for stronger skills and better jobs through an infrastructure package.

  4. Carlos Tavares:

    It had never happened that a CEO had sat down to take questions from representatives at such a grassroot level.

  5. Elijah Cummings:

    The American people will have an opportunity to hear from Michael Cohen, Mr. Michael Cohen, and The American people representatives, that is representatives on the Republican side and the Democratic side, will have an opportunity to ask him questions, and I think The American people would see that it did matter, their votes did matter, and we opened it up for transparency.

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