loudspeaker loudspeaker  /ˈlaʊd ˌspi kər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) electro-acoustic transducer that converts electrical signals into sounds loud enough to be heard at a distance

Usage(s):

  1. But the loudspeaker clicks into silence.
  2. Twenty-five miles away at Siemens-stadt technicians of the German Siemens Halske electric trust were testing the world's loudest loudspeaker.
  3. A truck loaded with a loudspeaker went around announcing that gatherings of more than five people were illegal.

News

  • Fighting for the 'throwaway' girls

    A winter's thicket of weeds still choked the soil outside Catherine Ferguson Academy late last month when the old school's loudspeaker crackled on.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: CNN

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Quotes

  1. "We heard on a loudspeaker: 'In the name of the Joint Command of the Armed Forces, come out with your hands up, Dr. Garcia, and everyone else inside.' Then they started to fire on the house," recalled Del Castillo, who was a lawmaker for...
    on Jan 18, 2008 By: Jorge del Castillo Source: FOXNews

  2. "I was in prison when they announced over the loudspeaker in my cell," McCain told reporters in Jacksonville, Fla. "I was living by myself, that Dr. Martin Luther King had been assassinated. They always told us the very bad news, but somehow...
    on Apr 3, 2008 By: John McCain Source: ABC News

  3. "We're in the most famous city in the world and they're playing Country Roads on the loudspeaker," Huggins said. "Who is not going to get choked up? John Denver probably would have cried."
    on Mar 30, 2010 By: Bob Huggins Source: Basketball Prospectus (blog)

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