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One entry found for orate.
Entry Word: orate
Function: verb
Text: 1 to talk as if giving an important and formal speech <politicians will orate lengthily at any opportunity>
Synonyms declaim, discourse, harangue, mouth (off)
Related Words rant, rave; lecture, preach; advertise, announce, broadcast, declare, proclaim, pronounce; speak, talk
2 to give a formal often extended talk on a subject <the famous anthropologist will orate about her latest research findings> -- see TALK 1