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speak

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of speak

  1. 1 to express (a thought or emotion) in words finally spoke her fears Synonyms of speak articulate, bring out, enunciate, pass, say, state, talk, tell, utter, verbalize, vocalizeWords Related to speak air, discuss, give, look, share, sound, vent, ventilate, voice; blabber, bolt, blurt, get off, shoot; advertise, announce, blaze, broadcast, declare, post, proclaim, promulgate, publicize, publish; affirm, allege, assert, aver, avouch, avow; breathe, chirp, drawl, gasp, lip, mouth, murmur, purr, shout, splutter, spout, whisper; clothe, couch, formulate, formulize, phrase, put, word; comment, pipe up (with), remark; rip (out), snarlNear Antonyms of speak stifle, suppress

  2. 2 to give a formal often extended talk on a subject the Mayanists have been invited to speak about their latest archaeological discoveries Synonyms of speak declaim, descant, discourse, expatiate, harangue, lecture, orate, talkWords Related to speak recite, soliloquize; dissert, expound, pontificate, sermonize; mouth, spout; filibuster



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