Synonyms and Antonyms of oratorical
marked by the use of impressive-sounding but mostly meaningless words and phrases a speech that was an oratorical endorsement of the value of education but one that refused to call for greater spending on education Synonyms bombastic, flatulent, fustian, gaseous, gassy, grandiloquent, rhetorical, orotund, windyRelated Words bloated, elevated, florid, flowery, grandiose, highfalutin (also hifalutin), high-flown, high-sounding, inflated, lofty, ornate, pompous, pontifical, pretentious, stilted, tumid, turgid; overdone, verbose, wordyNear Antonyms eloquent, well-spoken; bald, direct, matter-of-fact, plain, plainspoken, simple, stark, straightforward, unadorned, unaffected, unpretentiousAntonyms unrhetorical
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