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Would you help me address these envelopes?
This letter is addressed to Alice McQueen.
All enquiries should be addressed to head office.
to address a meeting/conference/audience/assembly
He turned his head to address me.
Throughout the conversation, he addressed his remarks to my husband.
The prince should be addressed as ‘Sir’ at all times.
We were all addressed by surname.
Governments have been slow to address the problem of global warming.
A number of issues are being addressed.
We need to address ourselves to the question of cost.
This is the British English definition of address. View American English definition of address.