the Speaker

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the Speaker

: the person who controls the discussions in a legislature
  • the Speaker of the House (of Representatives)

Word by Word Definitions

speaker play
  1. : one that speaks

  2. : one who makes a public speech

  3. : one who acts as a spokesperson


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