associated with becoming to or like an alderman characteristic of an alderman
- of or associated with or like an alderman
- concerning, becoming to, or like, an alderman; feature of an alderman.
(a.) Relating to, getting to, or like, an alderman; characteristic of an alderman.
From the exchange to the city council chamber, thence to the aldermanic court, and eventually to the mayoralty itself, were inevitable stages of an emancipation to which their large interests in the city and their high character entitled them.