speech-prefix

noun

Definition of speech-prefix

: the usually abbreviated name of a character in a play written or printed before each of his speeches in the play

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“Speech-prefix.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/speech-prefix. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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