declamatory

adjective de·clam·a·to·ry \ di-ˈkla-mə-ˌtȯr-ē \
Updated on: 11 Nov 2017

Definition of declamatory

: of, relating to, or marked by declamation or rhetorical display
  • declamatory speeches

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First Known Use of declamatory

1581


DECLAMATORY Defined for English Language Learners

declamatory

adjective

Definition of declamatory for English Language Learners

  • : expressing feelings or opinions in a way that is loud and forceful


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