noun (plural spokesmen or spokeswomen)
A person who makes statements on behalf of a group: a spokesman for Greenpeace
More example sentences
- I have never offered myself as a spokesman or representative of any group, nor have I put myself into any ‘iconic role.’
- The spokesman's voice is distorted by the cheap amplification system.
- He presented himself as an honest and virtuous man, a spokesman for the outsiders in society.
early 16th century: formed irregularly from spoke2, on the pattern of words such as craftsman.