Definitions for orationɔˈreɪ ʃən, oʊˈreɪ-
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an instance of oratory
"he delivered an oration on the decline of family values"
a formal ceremonial speech
Origin: oratio. Cognate with orison.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
From seeds of his body blossomed the flower that liberated a people and touched the soul of a nation. (Funeral oration for Martin Luther King, Sr.)
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