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  • verbtalk
  • verbaddress; give a lecture

synonyms for speaks

  • chat
  • communicate
  • convey
  • declare
  • deliver
  • express
  • go
  • say
  • shout
  • tell
  • utter
  • voice
  • whisper
  • allege
  • articulate
  • assert
  • aver
  • blab
  • chew
  • converse
  • descant
  • discourse
  • drawl
  • enunciate
  • expatiate
  • gab
  • gas
  • jaw
  • modulate
  • mouth
  • mumble
  • murmur
  • mutter
  • perorate
  • pronounce
  • rap
  • sound
  • spiel
  • spill
  • state
  • verbalize
  • vocalize
  • yak
  • yammer
  • break silence
  • lip
  • make known
  • make public
  • open one's mouth
  • pop off
  • put into words
  • speak one's piece
  • yakkety-yak
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antonyms for speaks

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  • be quiet
  • conceal
  • hold
  • keep
  • retain
  • withhold
  • deny
  • hide
  • praise
  • listen
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How to use speaks in a sentence

Light, the symbol of life's joy, seems to be the first language in which the spirit of beauty speaks to a child.
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Alford speaks of this as remarkable; but vision is the especial promise of Wisdom, therefore of Solomon, son of David.
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Switzerland, though a small country, and not half of this habitable, speaks three different languages.
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So speaks the ideal official dealing with the ideal citizen in the dream life among the angels.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
When A speaks, the sound waves that he produces will spread out and will fill room 1.
THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
A former chapter speaks of promises to pay certain savings by the use of Trevithick's inventions prior to his leaving for America.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
The archdeacon speaks of spiritual geniuses, "geniuses in the region in which man holds communion with God."
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
He speaks of false prophets, answering out of their own heads and according to their own corrupt inclinations.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Mrs. Sin was well known in certain Bohemian quarters, but was always spoken of as one speaks of a pet vice.
DOPESAX ROHMER
Hence Shakespeare speaks of 'the lark, that tirra-lyra chants,' Wint.
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