Part of speech:
A formal and lengthy discourse or treatise on some subject, esp. one based on original research and written in partial fulfillment of requirements for a doctorate
A sermon, especially one intended to explain the practical and moral implications of a particular scriptural passage.
The act, an instance, or an expression of reproving; a rebuke.
A harsh or sharp reprimand.
A convivial meeting for drinking, music, and intellectual discussion among the ancient Greeks.
A systematic, usually extensive written discourse on a subject.
To speak to:
To scold or rebuke severely
To punish or rebuke severely.
A particular kind of speech; dialect; lingo
A sharp reprimand
Relating to or of the nature of a homily.
An organized conference or seminar on some subject, involving a number of scholars or experts
The definition of a colloquy is a formal conversation.
Censure is defined as to criticize or judge in a harsh manner.
A taxonomic category of organisms ranking above an order and below a phylum or division. In modern taxonomic schemes, the names of classes end in –phyceae for the various groups of algae, –mycetes for fungi, and –opsida for plants (as in Liliopsida, the class of plants also termed monocotyledons). The names of classes belonging to phyla of the animal kingdom, however, are formed in various ways, as Osteichthyes the bony fishes, Aves, the birds, and Mammalia, the mammals, all of which are classes belonging to the subphylum Vertebrata (the vertebrates) in the phylum Chordata.
To speak or write (on or upon a subject) formally and at some length
Lesson is defined as to teach, instruct or discipline.
To deliver an oration; to speak.
Preach is defined as to give a speech or advice about morals or spirituality.
To express disapproval of (something done or said); censure
To express harsh or angry disapproval to someone.
To deliver a sermon or sermons
To give a spiel
To reprove sharply; reproach.
Praise is defined as to give someone approval, or to thank God.
A scolding; a dressing-down.
a speech that is open to the public
Rag is defined as to tease, joke with or nag.
To beat severely; thrash
censure severely or angrily
To scold; now, usually, to reprove mildly
To reason or plead in protest; present an objection.
To preach tediously and didactically.
A sound scolding
To convey a message by nonverbal means:
To set forth point by point; state in detail
To cause to learn by example or experience:
The procedure during sentencing when a judge gives a convicted defendant the opportunity to make a personal statement on his own behalf to mitigate the punishment that is about to be imposed. The defendant does not have to be sworn before he makes his address, his comments are not subject to cross-examination, and the opportunity may include the right to offer evidence (such as an explanation for his conduct or a reason why severe sentence should not be imposed) beyond a request for mercy or an apology for his conduct.
The definition of a declamation means a speech with feeling, or refers to the act of reciting a speech or rhetoric.
A usually formal oral communication to an audience
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