His speeches in the chamber were always eloquent and powerful.
He is said to have been a good talker and an eloquent preacher.
He learned to be eloquent on the right occasion in order to be successful.
He made an eloquent plea for peace.
Grand seigneurs, like the prince of Conde, the duc de Nevers and the marquis de Vardes, were glad to vary the monotony of their feudal castles by listening to the eloquent rehearsals of Malebranche or Regis.