keynote address

noun

Definition of keynote address

  1. :  an address designed to present the issues of primary interest to an assembly (such as a political convention) and often to arouse unity and enthusiasm —called also keynote speech

Examples of keynote address in a sentence

  1. Many of the convention guests left after the keynote address.

1863

First Known Use of keynote address

1863


KEYNOTE ADDRESS Defined for English Language Learners

keynote address

noun

Definition of keynote address for English Language Learners

  • : the main speech given at a gathering (such as a political convention)

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