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spokesperson

[spohks-pur-suh n]
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noun
  1. a person who speaks for another or for a group.
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Origin of spokesperson

First recorded in 1970–75; spokes(man) + -person

Usage note

See -person.
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Related Words

deputy, delegate, champion, mediator, prophet, mouthpiece, agent, protagonist, mouth, representative, speaker, substitute, talker, stand-in, prolocutor

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