speech therapy Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of “speech therapy” - English Dictionary

"speech therapy" in British English

See all translations

speech therapynoun [U]

uk   /ˌspiːtʃ ˈθer.ə.pi/  us   /ˌspiːtʃ ˈθer.ə.pi/
the ​treatment of ​people who have ​difficultyspeaking: She ​neededspeechtherapy after she ​sufferedsevereheadinjuries in a ​caraccident.
speech therapist
noun [C] uk   us  
A ​speechtherapisthelped him ​overcome his ​stammer.
(Definition of speech therapy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “speech therapy”
in Chinese (Simplified) 言语治疗,言语矫治…
in Chinese (Traditional) 語言治療,語言矯治…
What is the pronunciation of speech therapy?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“speech therapy” in English

There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
by ,
April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

Read More 

Word of the Day

planet

an extremely large, round mass of rock and metal, such as Earth, or of gas, such as Jupiter, that moves in a circular path around the sun or another star

Word of the Day

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Read More