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spokesperson

[ spohks-pur-suhn ]
/ ˈspoʊksˌpɜr sən /
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noun

a person who speaks for another or for a group.

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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.

Origin of spokesperson

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