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spokes·per·son

 (spōks′pûr′sən)
n.
A spokesman or a spokeswoman.
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spokes•per•son

(ˈspoʊksˌpɜr sən)

n.
a person who speaks for another or for a group.
[1970–75]
usage: See -person.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.spokesperson - an advocate who represents someone else's policy or purpose; "the meeting was attended by spokespersons for all the major organs of government"
advocate, advocator, exponent, proponent - a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
ambassador - an informal representative; "an ambassador of good will"
flack, flack catcher, flak, flak catcher - a slick spokesperson who can turn any criticism to the advantage of their employer
mouthpiece, mouth - a spokesperson (as a lawyer)
spokesman - a male spokesperson
spokeswoman - a female spokesperson
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spokesperson

noun speaker, official, spokesman or spokeswoman, voice, spin doctor (informal), mouthpiece The Opposition spokesperson struggled gamely on.
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

spokesperson

noun
A person who speaks on behalf of another or others:
Informal: mouthpiece.
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Translations
...مُتَحدِّثٌ بِاسْمِ
mluvčí
talsmand
edustaja
osoba zadužena za odnose s javnošću
スポークスパーソン
대변인
tiskovni predstavnik
talesman
โฆษก
người phát ngôn

spokesperson

[ˈspəʊkspɜːsn] N (spokespeople (pl)) → portavoz mf, vocero mf (LAm)
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

spokesperson

[ˈspəʊkspɜːrsən] nporte-parole mf inv
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

spokesperson

nSprecher(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

spokesperson

[ˈspəʊksˌpɜːsn] nportavoce m/f inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

spokesperson

...مُتَحدِّثٌ بِاسْمِ mluvčí talsmand Sprecher εκπρόσωπος portavoz edustaja porte-parole osoba zadužena za odnose s javnošću portavoce スポークスパーソン 대변인 woordvoerder talsperson rzecznik porta-voz представитель talesman โฆษก sözcü người phát ngôn 发言人
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009

spokesperson

n representante mf, vocero -ra mf; We would like one family member to serve as spokesperson.. Quisiéramos que un solo familiar haga de representante (vocero).
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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