spokeswoman

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noun spokes·wom·an \ˈspōks-ˌwu̇-mən\

Definition of spokeswoman

  1. :  a woman who speaks as the representative of another or others often in a professional capacity

Examples of spokeswoman in a Sentence

  1. The company's spokeswoman addressed the reporters.

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First Known Use of spokeswoman

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SPOKESWOMAN Defined for English Language Learners

spokeswoman

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Definition of spokeswoman for English Language Learners

  • : a woman who speaks for or represents someone or something


SPOKESWOMAN Defined for Kids

spokeswoman

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noun spokes·wom·an \ˈspōks-ˌwu̇-mən\

Definition of spokeswoman for Students

plural

spokeswomen

\-ˌwi-mən\
  1. :  a woman who speaks for or represents someone or something



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