HyperDic: speaker

English > 3 senses of the word speaker / Speaker:
NOUNperson speaker, talker, utterer, verbalizer, verbalisersomeone who expresses in language
artifactspeaker, loudspeaker, speaker unit, loudspeaker system, speaker systemelectro-acoustic transducer that converts electrical signals into sounds loud enough to be heard at a distance
person Speakerthe presiding officer of a deliberative assembly
speaker / Speaker > pronunciation
Soundsspiy'ker
Rhymesacre / Acre ... Zocor: 182 rhymes with ker...
English > speaker: 3 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who expresses in language; someone who talks / talks (especially someone who delivers a public speech or someone especially garrulous).
Example"the speaker at commencement"
Synonymstalker, utterer, verbalizer, verbaliser
NarroweralliteratorA speaker or writer who makes use of alliteration
caller, caller-up, phoner, telephonerThe person initiating a telephone call
chatterer, babbler, prater, chatterbox, magpie, spouterAn obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker
conversationalist, conversationist, schmoozersomeone skilled at conversation
dictatorA speaker who dictates to a secretary or a recording machine
drawlersomeone who speaks with a drawl
driveller, jabberersomeone whose talk is trivial drivel
ejaculatorA speaker who utters a sudden exclamation
growlerA speaker whose voice sounds like a growl
inquirer, enquirer, questioner, querier, askersomeone who asks a question
lecturersomeone who lectures professionally
lisperA speaker who lisps
mentionerA speaker who refers to something briefly or incidentally
motormouthsomeone who talks incessantly
mutterer, mumbler, murmurerA person who speaks softly and indistinctly
narrator, storyteller, tellersomeone who tells a story
native speakerA speaker of a particular language who has spoken that language since earliest childhood
orator, speechmaker, rhetorician, public speaker, speechifierA person who delivers a speech or oration
prattlersomeone who speaks in a childish way
ranter, raversomeone who rants and raves
recitersomeone who recites from memory
stammerer, stutterersomeone who speaks with involuntary pauses and repetitions
stentorA speaker with an unusually loud voice
talking headA talker on television who talks / talks directly into the cameras and whose upper body is all that is shown on the screen
venterA speaker who expresses or gives vent to a personal opinion or grievance
vociferatorA loud and vehement speaker (usually in protest)
voicerA speaker who voices an opinion
wailerA mourner who utters long loud high-pitched cries
whispererOne who speaks in a whisper
witness, witnesser, informantsomeone who sees an event and reports what happened
Broaderarticulatorsomeone who pronounces words
Spanishhablador, orador, verbaliser
Catalancomunicant, interlocutor, orador, parlador, parlant, verbaliser
Verbsspeakexpress in speech
English > speaker: 3 senses > noun 2, artifact
Meaningelectro-acoustic transducer that converts electrical signals into sounds loud enough to be heard at a distance.
Synonymsloudspeaker, speaker unit, loudspeaker system, speaker system
Part ofpublic address system, P.A. system, PA system, P.A., PAAn electronic amplification system used as a communication system in public areas
Narrowerbullhorn, loud hailer, loud-hailerA portable loudspeaker with built-in microphone and amplifier
squawk box, squawker, intercom speakerThe loudspeaker on an intercom or public address system
subwooferA loudspeaker that is designed to reproduce very low bass frequencies
tannoyA loudspeaker
tweeterA loudspeaker that reproduces higher audio frequency sounds
wooferA loudspeaker that reproduces lower audio frequency sounds
Broaderelectro-acoustic transducerA transducer that converts electrical to acoustic energy or vice versa
Spanishaltavoz, altoparlante, baffle, bafle
Catalanaltaveu
English > Speaker: 3 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningThe presiding officer of a deliberative assembly.
Broaderpresiding officerThe leader of a group meeting
Spanishoradora, orador, presidente de la cámara, Presidente de la cámara
Nounsspeakershipthe position of Speaker

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