Orator - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɔːrətər|  American pronunciation of the word orator
Brit.  |ˈɒrətə|  British pronunciation of the word orator

noun

- a person who delivers a speech or oration (syn: rhetorician, speechifier, speechmaker)

Examples

...though a brilliant wordsmith, Thomas Jefferson was by his own admission an unskilled orator...

He is no orator.

Every convenient stump pedestalled its orator.

King was a great orator and an inspiring leader.

Word forms

noun
singular: orator
plural: orators
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