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ˈspoʊksˌpɜr sənspokesper·son

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. spokesperson, interpreter, representative, voicenoun

    an advocate who represents someone else's policy or purpose

    "the meeting was attended by spokespersons for all the major organs of government"


  1. spokespersonnoun

    Person who acts as the voice of a group of people.

  2. Etymology: From spoke, past participle of speak + person


  1. Spokesperson

    A spokesperson, spokesman, or spokeswoman, is someone engaged or elected to speak on behalf of others.


  1. spokesperson

    A spokesperson is a person who speaks as the representative of a group, organization, or another individual, often addressing the media or public to deliver information, clarify issues, or present their views and standpoints.


  1. Spokesperson

    A spokesperson or spokesman or spokeswoman is someone engaged or elected to speak on behalf of others. In the present media-sensitive world, many organizations are increasingly likely to employ professionals who have received formal training in journalism, communications, public relations and public affairs in this role in order to ensure that public announcements are made in the most appropriate fashion and through the most appropriate channels to maximize the impact of favorable messages, and to minimize the impact of unfavorable messages. Popular local and national sports stars are often chosen as spokesmen for commercial advertising. The term "spokesperson" is gender-neutral language which uses a gender-neutral job title. "Spokesman" and "spokesperson" can refer to both men and women.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spokesperson in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spokesperson in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of spokesperson in a Sentence

  1. Michael Pachter:

    Reggie Fils-Aime spent a lot of time being a spokesperson for the brand but Doug will market it.

  2. Bridget Anne Kelly:

    As the governor's former spokesperson stated under oath, it is an absurd thought to believe that a member of the governor's staff could close the George Washington Bridge.

  3. Mark Levin:

    She’s the spokesperson for the President of the United States, her words represent that of the administration, the executive branch of the federal government … She's sending a message out there to the rest of Silicon Valley and the rest of the social platform oligopoly and billionaires to do the same thing as Facebook.

  4. Kabeer Taneja:

    The extent to which Sharma's comments have clouded India's relations with The Gulf states is unprecedented, and that's of course because she is, or was, the spokesperson of the BJP.

  5. Citizens United:

    It's an amazing thing that the State Department spokesperson would make the comment.

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