- one who speaks
- A native English speaker.
- (politics) the chair or presiding officer of certain legislative bodies, such as the U.K. House of Commons or the U.S. House of Representatives
- one who makes a speech to an audience
- The company hired a motivational speaker to boost morale.
Etymology: (-er, speak)
- Dutch: box, luidspreker
- French: baffle
- German: Lautsprecher
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