speak for - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyspeak for
he/she/itspeaks for
present participlespeaking for
past tensespoke for
past participlespoken for
  1. speak for someone/something to represent the feelings or opinions of another person or group of people

    I know I speak for us all when I say how sorry I am for this mistake.

See also main entry: speak