keynote speech

noun

Definition of keynote speech

:the main speech given at a gathering (such as a political convention)

Word by Word Definitions

keynote play
  1. : the fundamental or central fact, idea, or mood

  2. : the first and harmonically fundamental tone of a scale

  1. : to deliver the keynote address at

  2. : to set the keynote of

speech play
  1. : the communication or expression of thoughts in spoken words

  2. : exchange of spoken words : conversation

  3. : something that is spoken : utterance


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