Definition of speechify
: to make a speech
Examples of speechify in a Sentence
We had to listen to him speechify about what a wonderful governor he would be.
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Josh Wilder’s 90-minute script bends toward speechifying once in a while (including a rousing and full-throated call to action at the end), but overall, his telling of the tale is notable for its nuance and its refusal to settle for easy answers.
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Definition of speechify for English Language Learners
: to make a speech especially in a way that is boring, annoying, etc.
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