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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A person who makes speeches. Also:The person who serves as chairman of a group of lawmakers.

Usage examples (42)
  • A good speaker is one who quits when there is nothing more to be said.
  • The speaker at commencement
  • The leader of the majority party is the speaker of the House of Representatives
  • The main speaker is Marc Joffe, a local libertarian supporter of Antiwar. com. for more
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