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takes floor

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Synonyms for takes floor

verb speak to a formal gathering
  • call
  • discuss
  • talk
  • approach
  • bespeak
  • discourse
  • greet
  • hail
  • lecture
  • memorialize
  • orate
  • pitch
  • pontificate
  • sermonize
  • spiel
  • spout
  • stump
  • deliver speech
  • deliver talk
  • get on a soapbox
  • give speech
  • give talk
  • root for
  • take the floor

Antonyms for takes floor

  • listen
  • refrain
  • be quiet
  • avoid
  • cut
  • disregard
  • ignore
  • overlook
  • pass
  • shun
  • slight
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.