What does orate mean?

Definitions for orateɔˈreɪt, oʊˈreɪt, ˈɔr eɪt, ˈoʊr eɪt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word orate.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. orate(verb)

    talk pompously


  1. orate(Verb)

    To speak formally; to give a speech.

  2. orate(Verb)

    To speak passionately; to preach for or against something.

  3. Origin: Back formation from oration, from oratio, from oratus, from oro.

Anagrams for orate »

  1. oater

  2. Erato


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of orate in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of orate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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  1. orateorateorate

Translations for orate

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • إخطبArabic
  • orateGerman
  • disertar, arengar, amonestar, perorar, pontificar, sermonear, vituperarSpanish
  • puhua, pitää puhe, saarnata, paasataFinnish
  • discourir, pontifier, laïusser, disserter, vitupérer, délivrer un laïus, pérorer, haranguer, admonesterFrench
  • fare la predica, vituperare, declamareItalian
  • kauwhau, whaikupu, whaikōreroMāori
  • произносить, убеждать, речь, горячоRussian

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