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spokesperson

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noun spokes·per·son \-ˌpər-sən\

Simple Definition of spokesperson

  • : a man or woman who speaks for or represents someone or something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of spokesperson

Examples of spokesperson in a sentence

  1. a statement from the company's spokesperson

  2. <the spokesperson for the protesting students presented their demands to the administration>



1971

First Known Use of spokesperson

1971


SPOKESPERSON Defined for Kids

spokesperson

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noun spokes·per·son \ˈspōks-ˌpər-sən\

Definition of spokesperson for Students





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