Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
committee /kə'miti/
  • danh từ
    • uỷ ban
      • executive committee: uỷ ban chấp hành
      • standing committee: uỷ ban thường trực
Concise Dictionary
+a special group delegated to consider some matter
+a self-constituted organization to promote something

Thesaurus Dictionary
council, board, cabinet, panel, body, commission:
They have set up a committee to oversee park planning.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
[C+sing./pl. v.] a group of people who are chosen, usually by a larger group, to make decisions or to deal with a particular subject: She's on the management committee. + The committee has / have decided to close the restaurant. + a committee member / a member of the committee + a committee meeting + The player was fined by the disciplinary committee.
Collocation Dictionary


central | joint | standing | ad hoc, special | select | executive, management, steering | advisory, consultative | disciplinary | appeal | audit, finance, planning, selection, strike


create, establish, form, set up | chair
Lord Stansfield will chair the committee.
| appoint (sb to), elect (sb to)
He was appointed to the advisory committee last month.
| be on, serve on, sit on
She serves on several committees.
| leave, stand down from | disband


The committee meets every Thursday.


member | meeting


on a/the ~
I talked to some of the people on the committee.
| ~ on
a committee on the safety of medicines

More information about ORGANIZATION


create, establish, form, found, set up, start ~
an association created to promote local industry The company was founded in 1981.

dissolve ~
(often law)She sought a court order to have the partnership dissolved.

run ~
He runs an accountancy firm.

manage ~
The executive committee manages the group on a day-to-day basis.

be/become a member of, join ~
She became a member of the Society of Arts.

leave ~
The country plans to leave the organization.

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