collocutor

noun
col·​loc·​u·​tor | \ kəˈläkyətə(r), kōˈ- ˈkäləˌkyütə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of collocutor

: a person to or with whom one speaks

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History and Etymology for collocutor

Italian & Late Latin; Italian collocutore, from Late Latin collocutor, from Latin collocutus (past participle of colloqui to converse, from com- + loqui to speak) + -or

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“Collocutor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/collocutor. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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