Definition of speak for
- They chose him to speak for the group.
- Speaking only for myself, I'm against the plan.
- "We don't want any dessert." "Speak for yourself. I want some."
- I don't need to say more. The facts speak for themselves.
: to utter words or articulate sounds with the ordinary voice : talk
: to express thoughts, opinions, or feelings orally
: to extend a greeting
used to form especially nonce words denoting a particular kind of jargon
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