SOCIAL SPEECH By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 when we use speech as way to communicate an idea to others. See socialised speech; egocentric speech. SOCIAL SPEECH: "Joe used social speech when he was addressing the school class about first aid." Related Psychology Terms AUTOMATIC SPEECH POVERTY OF SPEECH MOTOR THEORY OF SPEECH PERCEPTION POVERTY OF CONTENT OF SPEECH TELEGRAPHIC SPEECH SPEECH REHABILITATION SPEECH FUNCTIONS SPEECH AREA FLUENT SPEECH SUBVOCAL SPEECH Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SOCIAL SPEECH," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-speech/ (accessed January 16, 2020).