Meaning of “megaphone” in the English Dictionary

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"megaphone" in British English

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megaphonenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈmeɡ.ə.fəʊn/ us /ˈmeɡ.ə.foʊn/ UK also loudhailer

a cone-shaped device that makes your voice louder when you speak into it, so that people can hear you although they are not near to you

(Definition of “megaphone” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"megaphone" in American English

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megaphonenoun [ C ]

us /ˈmeɡ·əˌfoʊn/

a hollow, cone-shaped device, open at both ends, that makes your voice sound louder when you speak into its smaller end

(Definition of “megaphone” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)