Elocutionary
Elocutionary El`o*cu"tion*a*ry, a. Pertaining to elocution. [1913 Webster]

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  • elocutionary — index orotund Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • elocutionary — adjective 1. of or relating to elocution elocutionary recitals • Pertains to noun: ↑elocution • Derivationally related forms: ↑elocution 2. (used of style of speaking) overly embellished an elocutionary Oxonian delivery …   Useful english dictionary

  • elocutionary — adjective see elocution …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • elocutionary — See elocution. * * * …   Universalium

  • elocutionary — adjective Of or pertaining to elocution or to public speaking; rhetorical …   Wiktionary

  • elocutionary — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Of or relating to the art of public speaking: declamatory, oratorical, rhetorical. See WORDS …   English dictionary for students

  • elocutionary — adj. pertaining to elocution, pertaining to the art of public speaking …   English contemporary dictionary

  • elocutionary — el·o·cu·tion·ary …   English syllables

  • elocution — elocutionary /el euh kyooh sheuh ner ee/, adj. elocutionist, n. /el euh kyooh sheuhn/, n. 1. a person s manner of speaking or reading aloud in public: The actor s elocution is faultless. 2. the study and practice of oral delivery, including the… …   Universalium

  • punctuation — punctuational, punctuative, adj. /pungk chooh ay sheuhn/, n. 1. the practice or system of using certain conventional marks or characters in writing or printing in order to separate elements and make the meaning clear, as in ending a sentence or… …   Universalium

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