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representante [ri.pri.sin.tan.ti.] : representative (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: representante: representative ]
Synonyms: kongresista; tinugyanan

Derivatives of representante

n. (person)1. representativea person who represents others.
~ agenta representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations.
~ aldermana member of a municipal legislative body (as a city council).; "aldermen usually represent city wards"
~ assemblymansomeone who is a member of a legislative assembly.
~ assemblywomana woman assemblyman.
~ middleman, contacta person who is in a position to give you special assistance.; "he used his business contacts to get an introduction to the governor"
~ delegatea person appointed or elected to represent others.
~ emissary, envoysomeone sent on a mission to represent the interests of someone else.
~ chief of state, head of statethe chief public representative of a country who may also be the head of government.
~ negotiant, negotiator, treatersomeone who negotiates (confers with others in order to reach a settlement).
~ personal representativea person who manages the affairs of another.
~ resident commissionerthe representative of Puerto Rico in the United States House of Representatives.
~ union representativea representative for a labor union.
n. (person)2. interpreter, representative, spokesperson, voicean advocate who represents someone else's policy or purpose.; "the meeting was attended by spokespersons for all the major organs of government"
~ advocate, advocator, exponent, proponenta person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea.
~ ambassadoran informal representative.; "an ambassador of good will"
~ flack, flack catcher, flak, flak catchera slick spokesperson who can turn any criticism to the advantage of their employer.
~ mouthpiece, moutha spokesperson (as a lawyer).
~ spokesmana male spokesperson.
~ spokeswomana female spokesperson.
~ bagman, commercial traveler, commercial traveller, roadman, traveling salesman, travelling salesmana salesman who travels to call on customers.
n. (person)3. congressman, congresswoman, representativea member of the United States House of Representatives.
~ repinformal abbreviation of `representative'.
~ legislatorsomeone who makes or enacts laws.
n. (cognition)4. example, illustration, instance, representativean item of information that is typical of a class or group.; "this patient provides a typical example of the syndrome"; "there is an example on page 10"
~ informationknowledge acquired through study or experience or instruction.
~ apology, excusea poor example.; "it was an apology for a meal"; "a poor excuse for an automobile"
~ exceptionan instance that does not conform to a rule or generalization.; "all her children were brilliant; the only exception was her last child"; "an exception tests the rule"
~ case in point, precedentan example that is used to justify similar occurrences at a later time.
~ quintessencethe most typical example or representative of a type.
~ samplea small part of something intended as representative of the whole.
~ specimenan example regarded as typical of its class.
adj. 5. representativeserving to represent or typify.; "representative moviegoers"; "a representative modern play"
~ typicalexhibiting the qualities or characteristics that identify a group or kind or category.; "a typical American girl"; "a typical suburban community"; "the typical car owner drives 10,000 miles a year"; "a painting typical of the Impressionist school"; "a typical romantic poem"; "a typical case of arteritis"
adj. 6. representativestanding for something else.; "the bald eagle is representative of the United States"
~ allegoric, allegoricalused in or characteristic of or containing allegory.; "allegorical stories"; "an allegorical painting of Victory leading an army"
~ emblematic, emblematical, symbolic, symbolicalserving as a visible symbol for something abstract.; "a crown is emblematic of royalty"; "the spinning wheel was as symbolic of colonical Massachusetts as the codfish"
adj. 7. representativebeing or characteristic of government by representation in which citizens exercise power through elected officers and representatives.; "representative government as defined by Abraham Lincoln is government of the people, by the people, for the people"
~ democraticcharacterized by or advocating or based upon the principles of democracy or social equality.; "democratic government"; "a democratic country"; "a democratic scorn for bloated dukes and lords"