interlocutor

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in·ter·loc·u·tor

 (ĭn′tər-lŏk′yə-tər)
n.
1. Someone who takes part in a conversation, often formally or officially.
2. The performer in a minstrel show who is placed midway between the end men and engages in banter with them.
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interlocutor

(ˌɪntəˈlɒkjʊtə)
n
1. a person who takes part in a conversation
2. Also called: middleman the man in the centre of a troupe of minstrels who engages the others in talk or acts as announcer
3. (Law) Scots law a decree by a judge
ˌinterˈlocutress, ˌinterˈlocutrice, ˌinterˈlocutrix fem n
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in•ter•loc•u•tor

(ˌɪn tərˈlɒk yə tər)

n.
1. a person who takes part in a conversation or dialogue.
2. a person who questions; interrogator.
3. the master of ceremonies of a minstrel show, who introduces the performers and ordinarily does not wear blackface.
[1505–15; < New Latin]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.interlocutor - the performer in the middle of a minstrel line who engages the others in talk
minstrel - a performer in a minstrel show
2.interlocutor - a person who takes part in a conversation
conversationalist, conversationist, schmoozer - someone skilled at conversation
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Translations

interlocutor

[ˌɪntəˈlɒkjʊtəʳ] N (frm) → interlocutor(a) m/f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

interlocutor

[ˌɪntərˈlɒkjʊr] n
interlocuteur/trice m/f
interlocuteur/trice m/f
key interlocutors → les interlocuteurs clés
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

interlocutor

nGesprächspartner(in) m(f); (asking questions) → Fragesteller(in) m(f)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

interlocutor

[ˌɪntəˈlɒkjʊtəʳ] n (frm) → interlocutore/trice
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in classic literature ?
I ended by making my interlocutress believe that I was an honorable person, though of course I did not even attempt to persuade her that I was not an eccentric one.
All the same, I pressed my interlocutress. "I promise you I would have told!"
Newman eyed his interlocutress and satisfied himself that she was not a gossip, but a zealot; she looked anxious, appealing, discreet.