member noun

ADJ. key, leading, powerful, prominent | junior, senior | long-serving, long-standing, long-time | board, club, committee, crew, family, group, party, staff, team, union | individual Subscriptions are cheaper for individual members. | founder | active, enthusiastic She's an active member of her local church. | honorary | full | associate | life a life member of the Red Cross | paid-up He was a paid-up member of the Communist Party.

VERB + MEMBER become | resign as

MEMBER + VERB join sth | resign

MEMBER + NOUN country, nation, state

PHRASES a member of staff All members of staff will receive a pay rise.

PREP. ~ of I've become a member of our local sports club.