spokesperson

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n spokesperson an advocate who represents someone else's policy or purpose "the meeting was attended by spokespersons for all the major organs of government"
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Usage


In news:

There is a certain finesse to choose the right celebrity spokesperson for any organization—but it is an especially lofty task for a hospital.
A spokesperson for Romney said that the plane landed safely.
Pakistan's Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir addresses a news conference with spokesperson Tehmina Janjua, left.
An APS spokesperson said the policy is in effect because the appliances are a hazard.
Bob Bruce, Aruba 's vice president of channel sales, left the company earlier this month, an Aruba spokesperson confirmed.
A spokesperson for the parish president's office says mosquitoes have been trapped in several spots across the parish and tested.
A spokesperson with Pueblo City Schools says South High School is closed Wednesday due to a heating issue.
A Wal-Mart spokesperson has apologized for one manager's handling of a visiting school choir.
"We received a call from one of our biologist that she needed assistance in having one of our officers respond to the scene to try to coral a bear," said FWC spokesperson Jorge Pino.
Spokesperson says police chief "does not know" Zimmerman.
Andre 3000 on 'Making History' as a Gillette Spokesperson and His Biggest Style Blunder .
Chris McCloud, spokesperson for the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, says two people launched a boat from the Gun Creek boat ramp Sunday.
UCSB physicist and spokesperson for the CMS experiment Joe Incandela addressed a seminar at CERN in Switzerland, where he declared, "We have observed a new boson .".
Urban Outfitters is slated to open May 21, according to a company spokesperson.
Ellicott City man was taken into custody Friday afternoon by Howard County Police after he threatened to harm himself and barricaded himself inside his residence, police spokesperson Sherry Llewellyn said.
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In science:

Impervious to the relaxed progress of the theoretical work I have described, a team whose spokesperson is Sam Ting 2,24 has been busy designing and constructing the Alpha Matter Spectrometer (AMS), a device to be flown in Earth’s orbit, meant to improve by many orders of magnitude our knowledge of cosmic rays.
Avatars of a Matter-Antimatter Universe
We are grateful to many of the members of this collaboration and, indeed, specifically to the pro ject spokespersons James W.
Physics of Extremely High Energy Cosmic Rays
Mainz experiment PVA4, D. von Harrach, spokesperson; F.
Parity-Violating Electron Scattering and Neucleon Structure
M. B¨uscher (spokesperson) et al., COSY proposal #55.1.
Hadron Physics at COSY
M. B¨uscher (spokesperson) et al., COSY proposal #97.
Hadron Physics at COSY
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