Meaning of spoken word in English
Definitions1. a word that is spoken aloud
- « The spoken word was the first technology by which man was able to let go of his environment in order to grasp it in a new way. » Marshall McLuhan
- « While the spoken word can travel faster, you can't take it home in your hand. Only the written word can be absorbed wholly at the convenience of the reader. » Kingman Brewster, Jr.
- « I want to promote poetry to the point where you got all the baldhead kids running around doing poetry, getting the music out of the way and having only words, the spoken word, and then see what happens. » Russell Simmons
- « Orphans, dead parents, lonely children at Christmas, morose spoken word recordings, everything you love about the holidays. Move the turkey over so you can fit your head in the oven. » April Winchell