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oratory

noun

Definition of ORATORY

1
the art of speaking in public eloquently and effectively <a presidential hopeful with a gift for oratory and a highly charismatic personality>
2
language that is impressive-sounding but not meaningful or sincere <the politician's oratory sounded good only to people who didn't bother to think>

March 30, 2015
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A phrase with more than one interpretation
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