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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The skill of making powerful speeches. Addressing an audience formally (usually a long and rhetorical address and often pompous).

Usage examples (38)
  • During 1838 he toured the country raising the movement's profile with his brilliant oratory.
  • He loved the sound of his own oratory
  • My oratory is so persuasive that I win by a whole 40 votes.
  • Churchill's mature oratory is swift, unerring in its aim, and moving in its grandeur. for more
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