Usage examples for committee

  1. The record of each man's speech will be sent to his central committee, and we shall know how to treat him in the future. – The Strength of Gideon and Other Stories Strength of Gideon; Mammy Peggy's Pride; Viney's Free Papers; The Fruitful Sleeping of The Rev. Elisha Edwards; The Ingrate; The Case of 'Ca'line'; The Finish of Patsy Barnes; One Man's Fortunes; Jim's Probation; U by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  2. As I have not the honor of being a member of the committee which your majesty has appointed to take the condition of France into consideration, I was unable to hear the speeches delivered at the meeting. – NAPOLEON AND BLUCHER by L. Muhlbach
  3. Then the committee came back, almost as silently as it had come last night. – Saturday's Child by Kathleen Norris
  4. I'm the committee, and I decide things. – Marjorie's Busy Days by Carolyn Wells
  5. Got a Reform Committee meeting at five- thirty. – Captivating Mary Carstairs by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  6. I did not want to have Gorman killed before I heard his opinion about the Ulster situation and I disliked the thought of having to explain the circumstances of his death to the club committee afterwards. – Gossamer 1915 by George A. Birmingham
  7. All this and more was stated in an address by the Earl of Jersey, Chairman of the Reception Committee. – Speeches and Addresses of H. R. H. the Prince of Wales: 1863-1888 by Edward VII
  8. Your Committee wants facts. – Epistles-from-Pap-Letters-from-the-man-known-as-The-Will-Rogers-of-Indiana by Durham, Andrew Everett
  9. He's been writin' to the Poketown committee." – Janice Day by Helen Beecher Long
  10. Both were responsible to the Committee of Public Safety. – A Political and Social History of Modern Europe V.1. by Carlton J. H. Hayes
  11. I hope I made it convincin' about his being called before a Senate Committee and how he was hoping to get back before she showed up. – Torchy and Vee by Sewell Ford
  12. The committee rose and reported their resolution to the House. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  13. Finally, he lit on a letter from one of his colleagues on the Central Modernist Committee. – The Case of Richard Meynell by Mrs. Humphrey Ward
  14. Herbert did not once leave the house, having begged Mr. Somers to make his excuse at a Relief Committee which it would have been his business to attend. – Castle Richmond by Anthony Trollope
  15. In the committee room Mr. Farrington was in the chair. – To Him That Hath A Novel Of The West Of Today by Ralph Connor
  16. We'd better form a reception committee right here. – Blue Bonnet's Ranch Party by C. E. Jacobs Edyth Ellerbeck Read
  17. My company is one of those chosen by the Committee of Safety to go north. – Barbara Ladd by Charles G. D. Roberts
  18. You argue like the committee which waited upon me. – The Opinions of a Philosopher by Robert Grant
  19. After a select committee has fulfilled the immediate purpose for which it was constituted it passes out of existence. – The Governments of Europe by Frederic Austin Ogg
  20. The arms were taken to the Committee Rooms, and the building left under a strong guard. – A Sketch of the Causes, Operations and Results of the San Francisco Vigilance Committee of 1856 by Stephen Palfrey Webb