orate definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • To speak in a formal, often pompous manner.
  • verb:
    • To speak formally; to provide a speech.
    • To talk passionately; to preach for or against something.
    • talk pompously
  • others:
    • To make an oration; talk loftily; harangue.

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