Part of speech:
The definition of a sermon is a lecture, speech or talk about moral or spiritual issues, especially when the talk is administered formally in a church or religious setting.
That which is uttered; esp., a word or words uttered, whether written or spoken
To convey information through another person:
A meeting between physicians to discuss the diagnosis or treatment of a case.
1898, Winston Churchill, chapter 1, The Celebrity:
To hold a conversation; talk
(Informal) To include by or as if by counting:
Loud or confused shouting; din of voices; clamor
To make known; communicate in words, actions, appearance, etc.
Talk or writing that sounds grand or important but has little meaning; pompous language
Any material rejected or thrown away as worthless; trash; refuse
A formal speech, especially one given on a ceremonial occasion.
To hold a conversation
To lead or move, as to a course of action, by influence or persuasion.
(Psychol.) To fill in gaps in the memory with detailed accounts of fictitious events believed true by the narrator
The body of all data transferred to one or both parties during an act of communication.
To converse in an easy, familiar manner; talk lightly and casually.
Report is defined as a collection of information about something or rumors or gossip that is being spread.
(Archaic) To utter or tell
To have reference to, in judging or acting; to have regard to; to consider; as, to consult one's wishes.
Parlance is a manner or method of speaking characteristic to a particular culture or native language.
A convivial meeting for drinking, music, and intellectual discussion among the ancient Greeks.
To visit someone or something
The definition of a parley is a discussion, especially between enemies.
Broken, discarded, or worthless things; rubbish; refuse
Flattery is defined as praise or compliments, usually exaggerated or false.
(Ecclesiastical) To receive Communion.
Discuss is defined as to talk about and to consider all aspects of the subject.
(Impersonal) To have a common expression; used in singular passive voice or plural active voice to indicate a rumor or well-known fact.
Action of the verb listening
A period of time without speech or noise.
To stop short at (a fence, etc.), without jumping it
A rich, sweet chocolate sauce used as a topping for ice cream or as an ingredient in cakes and cookies
To be or become silent or still.
(Music) To produce the musical sound of:
A style of speaking.
Familiar talk; verbal exchange of ideas, opinions, etc.
A hybrid language or dialect; a pidgin. Not in technical use.
To write the destination on (a letter or parcel)
To induce to believe something; convince
Talkativeness, esp. when excessive
To engage in a confab
divulge confidential information or secrets
Cant is a whining type of speech used by beggars, thieves and gypsies.
(Intransitive, informal) To release flatulence, in most cases, in short rapid succession.
A light, frivolous or flippant style of writing or speaking
Light, playful banter.
Flapdoodle is defined as nonsense.
To talk fast, incessantly, and foolishly
Rot means something decayed or decomposed.
Easy to talk to; affable
Familiar or acquainted (with), esp. as a result of study or experience; versed (in)
The definition of discursive refers to writing or discussions that ramble from subject to subject, or to stories that have a lot of embellishment and detail.
The definition of fluent is having complete knowledge of a foreign language so you can express yourself in that language, or the ability to speak easily, flow freely or move smoothly.
The definition of loquacious is a person who really enjoys talking.
Giving or given freely and abundantly; extravagant:
Abounding in words, containing more words than necessary. Long winded, or windy.
Making, given to, or marked by noisy and vehement outcry.
Containing or using many or too many words; verbose
The definition of blandishment is the use of flattery to get something or to get someone to do something.
Smooth, flattering talk.
A district governed or represented by a conference
Pompous, pretentious talk or writing; bombast; rant
Unintelligible or nonsensical talk or writing.
Pompous or bombastic speech or expression.
Talk between two or more people; conversation; dialogue
Foolish or empty talk, notions, plans, etc.; nonsense
An instance of bantering or teasing.
Angry, emotionally charged, or tediously negative speech or writing:
A literary work written in an impassioned or exalted style.
A specific speech or piece of writing in this form.
To speak distinctly; pronounce clearly
The definition of confer is to consult or carry on a discussion.
To discuss opposing reasons; argue
Expatiate is defined as to give extensive details when speaking or writing.
To put into words; represent by language; state
To talk much or idly; chatter; gabble
To make or use gestures, esp. with the hands and arms, as in adding nuances or force to one's speech, or as a substitute for speech
To prattle and chatter unintelligibly.
Harp is defined as to play the string instrument commonly associated with angels, or to persist in discussing something that others don't want to discuss.
To get together and discuss.
To inform is defined as to tell, give knowledge or information.
The layout of an application's graphic or textual controls in conjunction with the way the application responds to user activity.
To ask questions of (somebody); to have an interview.
To confer with another or others in order to come to terms or reach an agreement:
To run or move along so as to make a patter
To hold a powwow.
Prate is defined as to talk on and on about unimportant things.
To speak in a childish way; babble
To say or declare officially, solemnly, or with ceremony
(Slang) To talk seriously and frankly with another or others, often in an informal setting
To think logically about; think out systematically; analyze
Spiel is defined as to give a long-winded speech about why people should do something.
To fix or establish by specifying
To reveal (something about someone) to another, as through gossiping.
Tongue means to touch or lick with the tongue.
To voice is defined as to express through words.
(Slang) To talk noisily and stupidly; jabber
To state openly a choice, opinion, etc. (for or against)
To allow to escape through a vent.
To mention privately and confidentially, or in a whisper.
To deliberate is to think about or discuss something until you reach a conclusion.
To dye the ends of (hair or fur) in order to blend or improve appearance.
To inform against another person.
(Slang) To reveal incriminating or embarrassing information about someone, especially to a person in authority:
To act as an informer:
To give forth a loud shrill cry or sound.
To put out shoots in the form of a stool
(Figuratively) Anything resembling the jaw of an animal in form or action; especially plural, the mouth or way of entrance.
(Linguistics) The change in pronunciation of historically or variably consonant (typically sonorant) sounds as vowels. For example, the syllabic /l/ in words like people or the coda one in words like cold or coal are variably realized as a high back vowel or glide"”[ÊŠ], [u], [É¤] or [o]"”in many dialects of English in the US, UK, and the Southern Hemisphere. For example, in African American Vernacular English, one common pronunciation of the words "people", "cold", and "coal" is [pÊ°ipÊŠ], [kÊ°oÉ¤d], or [kÊ°oÉ¤] respectively.
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.
The act or process of dealing with another to reach an agreement.
To engage in spoken exchange
To call for and obtain payment of:
Meet is defined as to come face to face with, be there when someone or something arrives, or to be introduced.
(Informal, Dial.) To take legal action (against)
The act of a person who talks; discussion; conversation
a speech that is open to the public
To inform against:
divulge confidential information or secrets
divulge confidential information or secrets
To form (a word) with the mouth soundlessly
To lessen the pressure of (wind) on (a sail) as by reducing the area of sail being acted upon
To remark is to make a comment or say something.
(Telecommunications) To be able to hear what another person is saying over a radio connection.
To divulge is defined as to disclose information or share private information.
To cause (a person, an opinion, actions, etc.) to be inclined a certain way or be turned from a given course; influence or divert
Extravagant foolishness or frivolity:
To exert or have influence on; have an effect on the nature, behavior, development, action, or thought of
The definition of colloquial refers to words or expressions used in ordinary language by common people.
Observe is defined as to celebrate, to see or watch.
To mention; refer to; comment on
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