a person who speaks for another or for a group.
a public speaker.
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How to use spokesman in a sentence
Steve Bruce, a spokesman for Senvest, declined to comment on the GameStop trades.How the rich got richer: Reddit trading frenzy benefited Wall Street elite | Douglas MacMillan, Yeganeh Torbati | February 8, 2021 | Washington Post
Jeremy Lasich, a spokesman for the Fairfax County Health Department, said the promotion “does raise some concerns as both a promotional strategy and from a safety perspective,” but declined to elaborate.Virginia assisted-living facility markets a ‘Vaccination Staycation’ | Jenna Portnoy | February 7, 2021 | Washington Post
Only one of those metrics — the unemployment rate — puts South Dakota in first place, though it’s certainly in the top ranks in the other areas cited by her spokesman.South Dakota’s covid-19 numbers have been terrible, but the governor says that’s the wrong metric | Glenn Kessler | February 5, 2021 | Washington Post
The family of another brother, the late Mortimer Sackler, declined through a spokesman to comment.McKinsey, adviser to businesses around the world, agrees to pay $573.9 million to settle charges for its role in opioid epidemic | Peter Whoriskey, Christopher Rowland | February 5, 2021 | Washington Post
“We don’t typically comment on bills before the General Assembly completes its work,” Brian Whitson, a spokesman for William & Mary, wrote in an email.Va. House votes to force public colleges to reckon with ties to slavery, create scholarships or other programs | Nick Anderson | February 4, 2021 | Washington Post
A spokesman for Lewisham council said last year that it would be forced to act if the family returned to Britain.Britain May Spy on Preschoolers Searching for Potential Jihadis | Nico Hines | January 7, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
“I think it is important to say it is too soon to judge success or failure,” said Col. Steven Warren, a Pentagon spokesman.Pentagon Doesn’t Know How Many People It’s Killed in the ISIS War | Nancy A. Youssef | January 7, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
He has put flowers on the tomb of John Paul II,” said Vatican spokesman Federico Lombardi, “I think that is enough.
Tom Rust, a spokesman for the House Ethics Committee, declined to comment to The Daily Beast.
The spokesman also said that Ambassador King “did not view the movie and did not have any contact directly with Sony.”Exclusive: Sony Emails Say Studio Exec Picked Kim Jong-Un as the Villain of ‘The Interview’ | William Boot | December 19, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
When Walker came to the door, Robert took the matter in hand, and became spokesman for both himself and Mysie.The Underworld | James C. Welsh
At first their spokesman could hardly find voice or words; but he presently got both.A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, Complete | Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
A fair-headed man, in a dinner jacket and black tie, became at once their spokesman.The Double Four | E. Phillips Oppenheim
Drawing himself up and saluting, the spokesman (a corporal of Marines) addressed me thus.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25) | Robert Louis Stevenson
The general and I stepped into their boat, and ordered the spokesman and leader to go forward.
British Dictionary definitions for spokesman
a person authorized to speak on behalf of another person, group of people, or organization
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