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speaking

adjective

Definition of SPEAKING

1
a :  that speaks :  capable of speech
b :  having a population that speaks a specified language —usually used in combination <English-speaking countries>
c :  that involves talking or giving speeches <a speaking role> <a speaking tour>
2
:  highly significant or expressive :  eloquent
3
:  resembling a living being or a real object

First Known Use of SPEAKING

13th century

Rhymes with SPEAKING

May 24, 2015
erudite Hear it
learned or pedantic
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