Oration - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɔːˈreɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word oration
Brit.  |ɒˈreɪʃ(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word oration

noun

- an instance of oratory

he delivered an oration on the decline of family values

Examples

She made an oration on the value of art in society.

...the celebrated orations of Daniel Webster in unwavering support of the federal union...

he delivered an oration on the decline of family values

Word forms

noun
singular: oration
plural: orations
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