Oratory - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɔːrətɔːri|  American pronunciation of the word oratory
Brit.  |ˈɒrət(ə)ri|  British pronunciation of the word oratory

noun

- addressing an audience formally (usually a long and rhetorical address and often pompous)

he loved the sound of his own oratory

Examples

he loved the sound of his own oratory

Word forms

noun
singular: oratory
plural: oratories
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