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ˈɔr ə tər, ˈɒr-or·a·tor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. orator, speechmaker, rhetorician, public speaker, speechifiernoun

    a person who delivers a speech or oration


  1. oratornoun

    Someone who orates or delivers an oration.

  2. oratornoun

    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".

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Orator

    or′a-tor, n. a public speaker: a man of eloquence: a spokesman or advocate:—fem. Or′atress, Or′atrix.—v.i. Or′āte, to deliver an oration.—adjs. Oratō′rial; Orator′ical, pertaining to oratory: becoming an orator.—adv. Orator′ically.—n. Or′atory, the art of speaking well, or so as to please and persuade, esp. publicly: the exercise of eloquence: an apartment or building for private worship: one of various congregations in the R.C. Church, esp. the Fathers of the Oratory, established by St Philip Neri (1515-95): a religious house of theirs.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of orator in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of orator in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of orator in a Sentence

  1. Wolfgang Merkel:

    She is not a great orator, but this calm message to the nation contributed to the confidence of the people : 80 % to 90 % felt she can do it.

  2. Wendell Phillips:

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

  3. Texas State Rep. Ron Reynolds:

    Many people will try to silence someone like Jasmine Crockett and I didn't feel that was best for the fiery personality that Jasmine Crockett is, jasmine Crockett is a fierce advocate for Jasmine Crockett constituents. Jasmine Crockett's a great orator, Jasmine Crockett does Jasmine Crockett due diligence and Jasmine Crockett comes prepared.

  4. Cato the Elder:

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

  5. Boris Nemtsov:

    He was seen as a handsome, charismatic, open and energetic man. An artistic orator with a biting tongue ... And of course Boris will be missed like spice, which in small doses can give a rich taste.

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