Definition of SPEAKER

a person in charge of a meeting <the speaker announced that it was time for the club to move on to another matter>
a person who speaks for another or for a group <unofficially chose a speaker to broach the subject with the supervisor of the department>
a person who makes usually formal public speeches <the after-dinner speaker was a career diplomat who regaled us with humorous anecdotes from his travels abroad>
Synonyms lecturer, speaker

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