Definitions for oratorˈɔr ə tər, ˈɒr-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. orator, speechmaker, rhetorician, public speaker, speechifier(noun)

    a person who delivers a speech or oration


  1. orator(Noun)

    Someone who orates or delivers an oration.

  2. orator(Noun)

    A skilled and eloquent public speaker.


  1. Orator

    An orator, or oratist, is a public speaker. An orator may also be called an oratorian — literally, "one who orates".

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Cato the Elder:

    An orator is a good man who is skilled in speaking.

  2. Wendell Phillips:

    If you want to be an orator, first get your great cause.

  3. William Jennings Bryan:

    An orator is a man who says what he thinks and feels what he says.

  4. Johann von Goethe:

    I can tell you, honest friend, what to believe believe life it teaches better than book or orator.

  5. Cicero:

    Let arms give place to the robe, and the laurel of the warriors yield to the tongue of the orator.

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