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gift of gab

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the art or power of speaking or writing in a forceful and convincing way
  • He was able to sway the audience with his gift of gab.

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The first known use of gift of gab was in 1839

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“Gift of gab.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gift%20of%20gab. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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