Speaker vs Wellerism - What's the difference?

speaker | wellerism |


As nouns the difference between speaker and wellerism

is that speaker is one who speaks while wellerism is a proverb, often a fatuous one, attributed to speaker in a situation.

speaker

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who speaks.
  • A native English speaker .
  • Loudspeaker.
  • (politics) The chair or presiding officer of certain legislative bodies, such as the U.K. House of Commons or the U.S. House of Representatives.
  • One who makes a speech to an audience.
  • The company hired a motivational speaker to boost morale.
  • (US) A book containing passages of text for use in speeches.
  • (linguistics) The producer of a given utterance, whether actually spoken or not.
  • Anagrams

    * ----

    wellerism

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A proverb, often a fatuous one, attributed to speaker in a situation.
  • Synonyms

    * apologetic proverb