spokeswoman Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “spokeswoman” in the English Dictionary

"spokeswoman" in British English

See all translations

spokeswomannoun [C]

uk   /ˈspəʊksˌwʊm.ən/  us   /ˈspoʊks-/ (plural -women uk   /-wɪmɪn/ us   )
a ​femalespokesperson: a spokeswoman for the ​environmentalgroup Greenpeace

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

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

"spokeswoman" in American English

See all translations

spokeswomannoun [C]

 us   /ˈspoʊksˌwʊm·ən/ (plural -women  /ˈspoʊksˌwɪm·ən/ )
a ​femalespokesperson
(Definition of spokeswoman from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"spokeswoman" in Business English

See all translations

spokeswomannoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈspəʊkswʊmən/ (plural spokeswomen) MARKETING
a woman who ​acts as a spokesperson: A spokeswoman blamed the confusion on miscommunication between the ​company and its ​customers.
(Definition of spokeswoman from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “spokeswoman”
in Arabic مُتحدّثة رَسمِيّة…
in Korean 여성 대변인…
in Portuguese porta-voz (mulher)…
in Catalan portaveu…
in Japanese (女性の)報道官, 広報(担当者)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 女发言人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 女發言人:…
in Italian portavoce (f)…
What is the pronunciation of spokeswoman?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

procession

a line of people who are all walking or travelling in the same direction, especially in a formal way as part of a religious ceremony or public celebration

Word of the Day

I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
by Kate Woodford,
February 10, 2016
On this blog, we like to look at words and phrases in the English language that learners often have difficulty with. Two phrases that can be confused are ‘used to do something’ and ‘be used to something/doing something’. People often use one phrase when they mean the other, or they use the wrong

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More