View definitions for speechifying


noun as in declamation

Strong matches

Weak matches

noun as in oratory

Discover More

Example Sentences

Outside on a stage in the nearby Maidan loudspeakers boom out whoever is speechifying or singing.

With laudable promptness, the speechifying began, as promised, at 11.

Instead, this was an aggressive collection, with more fist-pumping audacity than shrill speechifying.

Even now, at 68, he is constantly traveling, speechifying, and writing, with 23 books to his name (some branded and co-authored).

No speechifying, no debates, no scolding of American provincialism, just a welcome view of what the rest of the world is reading.

The sultan had demanded to know what a certain reverend owl was speechifying about to another owl distantly related to him.

Mme. Fortin was again at the door, speechifying in the midst of a group with indefatigable volubility.

I presume that I shall next hear that he has left the plough to resume the pen and speechifying.

A great celebration took place, and there was much bouquet handing and speechifying, etc.

Dry work, this speechifying; especially to an unpractised orator.


On this page you'll find 16 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to speechifying, such as: oratory, speechmaking, haranguing, and spouting.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.