Definition of orator
1 : one who delivers an oration The orator delivered the funeral oration at the cathedral.
2 : one distinguished for skill and power as a public speaker is a masterly orator, able to reduce a throng of thousands to a hushed silence — Raymond Bonner
Examples of orator in a sentence
though a brilliant wordsmith, Thomas Jefferson was by his own admission an unskilled orator
First Known Use of orator
ORATOR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of orator for English Language Learners
: a person who makes speeches and is very good at making them
ORATOR Defined for Kids
Definition of orator for Students
: a public speaker noted for skill and power in speaking
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