What does eloquent mean?

Definitions for eloquent
ˈɛl ə kwəntelo·quent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eloquent, facile, fluent, silver, silver-tongued, smooth-spoken(adj)

    expressing yourself readily, clearly, effectively

    "able to dazzle with his facile tongue"; "silver speech"

Wiktionary

  1. eloquent(Adjective)

    fluently persuasive and articulate

    Etymology: eloquens, present participle of eloqui, from e + loqui.

  2. eloquent(Adjective)

    effective in expressing meaning by speech

    Etymology: eloquens, present participle of eloqui, from e + loqui.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eloquent(adj)

    having the power of expressing strong emotions or forcible arguments in an elevated, impassioned, and effective manner; as, an eloquent orator or preacher

    Etymology: [F. loquent, L. eloquens, -entis, p. pr. of eloqui to speak out, declaim; e + loqui to speak. See Loquacious.]

  2. Eloquent(adj)

    adapted to express strong emotion or to state facts arguments with fluency and power; as, an eloquent address or statement; an eloquent appeal to a jury

    Etymology: [F. loquent, L. eloquens, -entis, p. pr. of eloqui to speak out, declaim; e + loqui to speak. See Loquacious.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Eloquent

    el′o-kwent, adj. having the power of speaking with fluency, elegance, and force: containing eloquence: persuasive.—n. El′oquence, the utterance of strong emotion in correct, appropriate, expressive, and fluent language: the art which produces fine speaking: persuasive speech.—adv. El′oquently. [L. eloquens, -entis, pr.p. of eloqui.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of eloquent in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of eloquent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of eloquent in a Sentence

  1. Emeasoba George:

    Whatever that God calls anyone to do, he equally equips him or her for it. Let's take prophet Jeremiah as a case study. He (Jeremiah) was destined to be a prophet even before he was formed or made in his mother's womb (Jeremiah 1 : 5). And that's why, when he complained that he was not outspoken or eloquent enough for his call and destiny. God neglected his complaints, because he already knew that he has wholly equiped him for the task in question. Now, that is to say, whatever you need to fulfill your God-given destiny is already deposited right inside you. So what else are you still waiting for? Anyway, what you've got to do is just to discover and fulfill your destiny by all means. And believe you me, the very moment your destiny is discovered and fulfilled. You will surely and eventually make a global impact and positive change in your lifetime or rather in the world just like prophet Jeremiah, biblical Joseph, king David, Zig Ziglar, Martin Luther King Jnr., Dr. Myles Munroe, Dr. Uma Ukpai, Chinua Achebe among others. Nevertheless, I so much believe in destiny. I don't know about you or rather what about you?

  2. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    Sultry torrid chocolate skin color Music: tam-tatatam-ta-tatatam-tam-tatatam-ta-tatatam Sultry torrid chocolate You are very hot hot sultry torrid chocolate. Your black skin is a powerful stimulator of orgasmic love passion. Relationships with you are sweet sex. Goddess of my erotic dreams. My own tongue protrudes from excitement, hardcore horny, I want to constantly caress your beautiful body. When I first saw you in my soul from the ecstasy of love and catharsis I experienced one hundred billion orgasms in one second, I knew the universe of love, an infinitely deep dimension of happiness and joy from falling in love, endless pleasure. It is so beautiful that I’m even afraid to look at you for a long time, I’m very shy, which means I’m powerfully in love. Aggressively exciting, immeasurably high temperature of passion and lust. Each part of your body is a gorgeous compliment of the gods, your appearance is the highest beauty of the best erotic seduction pornography, all nights are romantic thoughts of you, the feeling that you are nearby and part of me to the point that I feel you with my soul. The cutest and most tender melodies about you, constant romantic nostalgia for you, lightness and tenderness like a cute sleeping kitten, sadness and feeling about you about one, brilliantly fantastically beautiful appearance. How amazing is the wonderful magic magic of the beauty of your image - it’s just wonderful magic, I will love and want you even after death. To look at you and to dream about you is just bliss, the violin about the suffering about you is so refined and eloquent. I growl from excitement; you excite me from above; everything trembles inside me with love and delight; your beautiful image is burnt out by fire in my memory; the cornea of ​​the psyche; your appearance is simple, simply amazing. Tin as hotly juicier just nowhere, tin as sexy. Trying to stop loving you is simply useless because it's too beautiful. I am the president of your fan club, a sect in which your beauty is worshiped. You are the embodiment of a living goddess. Literally everything adorns you. Divinely sweet skin color, it is impossible to get enough of your body, you are the source of my eternal hunger for sex. I feel the adrenaline of passion of a high degree of love and admiration, to such an extent that I bite my lips and my brain says yeah baby divine. Juicy sex goddess of my mind. You are the best that reality and the universe can offer. You are the best of all lives, the hot nights of chocolate passion in my memories sing only about you alone. Author: Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

  3. Solicitor General:

    You can't understand how important Anthony Kennedy affirmative action opinion is without understanding Anthony Kennedy earlier jurisprudence, for decades, Anthony Kennedy has been the court's most eloquent voice on the need to be color blind -- why Anthony Kennedy changed Anthony Kennedy mind is something historians will debate for decades.

  4. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Some people bear startling resemblance with lovely Lotus flowers that grow in the mud, and yet rise above the murkier waters as astoundingly beautiful flowers. The mud of adversities, challenges and obstacles doesn't stop their growth, but offers the nourishment and strength to rise above the dirt. I often think that it must be the strong desire, tenacity and perseverance of Lotus flower that makes her so unique in rising above and beyond the normal limitations. Lest we forget, not everything that grows in the mud turns into an elegant Lotus flower. In my view we must strive to develop the same mental strength, perseverance and passion within - so as to grow above the mud of compelling circumstances, hate, hardships, social rejections, and discriminations that we often encounter in the real world. Only then we'll be able to transform into eloquent Lotus flowers, gently opening our soft and supple petals one by one, to make our world most beautiful.

  5. Morris Dees:

    The country has lost one of its most passionate and eloquent voices for the cause of justice.

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