General English

  • adjective typical of all the people or things in a group
  • noun a person who represents, who speaks on behalf of someone else

General Science

  • noun a thing that acts as a symbol for something else
  • noun a person who speaks or acts on behalf of others


  • noun a company which works for another company, selling their goods


  • An individual, usually a lawyer, who speaks for a party to a legal dispute in court or arbitration proceedings. In the United States, a Registered Representative refers to an individual who is in the employ of a futures commission merchant or commission house and who has passed the Series 7 exam to become licensed to sell securities.


  • noun somebody who represents another person

Media Studies

  • adjective referring to words in a language which are directly connected to the features of the object they name, e.g. onomatopoeic words such as ‘buzz’, ‘snap’ etc., which represent the sound itself.


  • noun a person elected to represent a group of people
  • noun a member of the lower house of Congress
  • noun a diplomat who acts on behalf of a government
  • noun a person who represents another person or group of people
  • abbreviationRep.
    (written as Representative)


  • noun somebody who acts on someone’s behalf