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speaker

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noun speak·er \ˈspē-kər\

Simple Definition of speaker

  • : someone who speaks a particular language

  • : someone who talks about something to a group of people

  • the Speaker : the person who controls the discussions in a legislature

Full Definition of speaker

  1. 1a :  one that speaks; especially :  one who uses a language <native speakers of French>b :  one who makes a public speechc :  one who acts as a spokesperson

  2. 2 :  the presiding officer of a deliberative assembly <Speaker of the House of Representatives>

  3. 3 :  loudspeaker

speak·er·ship play \-ˌship\ noun

Examples of speaker

  1. I disagree with the last speaker.

  2. He is an excellent public speaker.



14th Century

First Known Use of speaker

14th century

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