Definition of loudspeaker in English:


Line breaks: loud|speak¦er
Pronunciation: /laʊdˈspiːkə


  • An apparatus that converts electrical impulses into sound, typically as part of a public address system: a muffled announcement is made over the loudspeaker [as modifier]: a loudspeaker system
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    • The concerts are free from artificial electric sound systems, microphones and loudspeakers.
    • The electricity reaches the loudspeaker, which converts it back into sound.
    • In this case, loudspeakers for the masking system were placed behind unducted ventilation grills.
    public address system, PA system, speaker, speaker unit, speaker system, microphone; loud hailer, megaphone
    informal mike, mic

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