Councillor vs Councilor - What's the difference?

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Councilor is an alternative form of councillor.

Councillor is an alternative form of councilor.


As nouns the difference between councillor and councilor

is that councillor is a member of a council while councilor is (us) member of a council, especially a city council, as a gender-free term replacing councilman and councilwoman.

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councillor

English

Alternative forms

* councilor (US) * councilour (qualifier) * councillour (obsolete)

Noun

(en noun)
  • A member of a council.
  • (British) A representative elected to a local authority.
  • (politics) city councillor, a member of a city council.
  • councilor

    English

    Alternative forms

    * councillor (British)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (US) Member of a council, especially a city council, as a gender-free term replacing councilman and councilwoman.