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See definition of peroration on Dictionary.com
  • as inepilogue
  • as infinale
  • as inrecapitulation
  • as inswan song
  • as intalk
  • as inutterance

synonyms for peroration

  • afterword
  • coda
  • postscript
  • summation
  • conclusion
  • ending
  • finale
  • follow-up
  • postlude
  • sequel
  • back matter
  • concluding speech
  • swan song

antonyms for peroration

MOST RELEVANT
  • beginning
  • commencement
  • introduction
  • opening
  • start
  • foreword
  • preface
  • beginning
  • commencement
  • initiation
  • introduction
  • opening
  • start
  • debut
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      How to use peroration in a sentence

      Then Paterno adroitly brought matters to a crisis in a bold peroration which changed the whole scene.
      THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
      So it came that I struggled to my crutches and broke rudely in on Perry Thomas's peroration.
      THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
      Mr Aldis counselled him not to learn his speeches, but to write out and commit to memory certain passages and the peroration.
      ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
      I was very much in earnest, and I waited with nervous trepidation to see the effect of my peroration.
      THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONTLOUIS DE ROUGEMONT
      Orso, though secretly somewhat annoyed by her peroration, was too much alarmed to reprove her, even in the mildest fashion.
      COLUMBAPROSPER MERIMEE
      The speech concluded with a passionate peroration and a verse, no doubt declaimed soundingly, of 'The West's Awake.'
      HYACINTHGEORGE A. BIRMINGHAM
      I am extremely glad to add the usual "lived-happily-ever-after" peroration, for that was really what happened in this case.
      WHERE HALF THE WORLD IS WAKING UPCLARENCE POE
      Cut out the introduction and the peroration, and stop before you get to secondly.
      LETTERS FROM A SELF-MADE MERCHANT TO HIS SONGEORGE HORACE LORIMER
      On the contrary, she felt highly satisfied with her speech, and may be said to have hugged its peroration.
      SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
      But Marcus Ancyrus, conscious of his own powers of diplomacy, took up the thread of his host's peroration.
      "UNTO CAESAR"BARONESS EMMUSKA ORCZY
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      capacitor

      WORDS RELATED TO PERORATION

      • afterword
      • back matter
      • coda
      • concluding speech
      • conclusion
      • ending
      • finale
      • follow-up
      • peroration
      • postlude
      • postscript
      • sequel
      • summation
      • swan song
      Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.