speaking part/role

Definition of speaking part/role

  1. :  a part/role which requires saying something She got a speaking part/role in the play.

Word by Word Definitions

speaking
  1. :  that speaks :  capable of speech

    :  that involves talking or giving speeches

    :  highly significant or expressive :  eloquent

partplay
  1. :  one of the often indefinite or unequal subdivisions into which something is or is regarded as divided and which together constitute the whole

    :  an essential portion or integral element

    :  one of several or many equal units of which something is composed or into which it is divisible :  an amount equal to another amount

  1. :  to separate from or take leave of someone

    :  to take leave of one another

    :  to become separated into parts

  1. :  partly

  1. :  partial

role
  1. :  a character assigned or assumed

    :  a socially expected behavior pattern usually determined by an individual's status in a particular society

    :  a part played by an actor or singer


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