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oratorical

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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

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“Oratorical.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/oratorical. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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