What is spoken or expressed, as in conversation; uttered or written words:
A religious discourse, especially one delivered as part of a service.
A string of keyboard characters serving as an assigned name or designation, as for a network mailbox, a website, etc.
The act or art of declaiming
High praise or commendation.
An exposition of a given subject delivered before an audience or class, as for the purpose of instruction.
Skill in using language effectively and persuasively.
(Literally) A crate for packing soap, or, by extension, any inexpensive crude platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it, especially when used for speeches.
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.
A usually formal oral communication to an audience
A particular kind of speech; dialect; lingo
Verbal exchange or conversation:
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