Definition of speaker
speakershipplay \ˈspē-kər-ˌship\ noun
Examples of speaker in a Sentence
I disagree with the last speaker.
He is an excellent public speaker.
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Another AI startup, iFlytek, has developed a voice assistant that translates Mandarin into several languages, including English and German, even if the speaker uses slang and talks over background noise.
A speaker of the House was indicted on corruption charges and sent to federal prison during this time.
Then along came Newt Gingrich, who killed both during his reign as speaker in the mid-90s.
The group sponsors seven or eight lunch events each year that draw 35 to 60 attendees for open networking, lunch, and a guest speaker on a topic of personal or professional development.
Though rain was pouring, the Sound of Music star continued the sequence, twirling in the meadow and lip syncing the lyrics as massive speakers blasted the song from behind the trees nearby.
Gov. Byron Mallott and Juneau Mayor Ken Koelsch were among the speakers at Monday’s event.
The Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd., is hosting a backyard bird feeding presentation Saturday from noon-1:30 p.m. The free event will feature an expert speaker from Wild Birds Unlimited on how to feed and draw birds to your backyard.
In Naperville District 203, a series of September sessions focusing on digital citizenship and balancing life in the age of technology, led by speaker Devorah Heitner of Raising Digital Natives, are planned.
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First Known Use of speaker
SPEAKER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of speaker for English Language Learners
: someone who speaks a particular language
: someone who talks about something to a group of people
the Speaker : the person who controls the discussions in a legislature
SPEAKER Defined for Kids
Legal Definition of speaker
: the presiding officer of a deliberative assembly Speaker of the House
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