Synonyms and Antonyms of oratory
the art of speaking in public eloquently and effectively
- a presidential hopeful with a gift for oratory and a highly charismatic personality
language that is impressive-sounding but not meaningful or sincere
- The politician's oratory sounded good only to people who didn't bother to think.
claptrap, drivel, gibberish, hogwash, humbug, jabberwocky, jazz, moonshine, nonsense
affectedness, floweriness, grandiosity, loftiness, pomposity, pretension, pretentiousness
garrulousness, verboseness, verbosity, windiness, wordiness