loud-hailer loud-hailer

Definition(s):

  • (n) a portable loudspeaker with built-in microphone and amplifier

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Unplug this loud-hailer, and be still, my wagging finger!" The true subject of The Moor's Last Sigh is language in all its uninhibited and unpredictable power to go reality one .

Quotes

  1. "One of the group shouted abuse at him through a loud-hailer," Mr Gilmore said in a statement released this afternoon. "When he objected to being filmed by one of the group with a camcorder he was knocked to the ground and some of those...
    on Apr 15, 2008 By: Eamon Gilmore Source: Irish Times

  2. Plaid leader Ieuan Wyn Jones said: "A statement is not the way to set out a legislative programme for any Assembly." "The minority Labour Assembly Government is conducting negotiations by loud-hailer rather than working in partnership."
    on Jun 7, 2007 By: Ieuan Wyn Jones Source: ic Wales

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