fair-spoken

adjective
fair-spo·​ken | \ ˈfer-ˌspō-kən How to pronounce fair-spoken (audio) \

Definition of fair-spoken

: pleasant and courteous in speech a fair-spoken youth

First Known Use of fair-spoken

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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