Definitions of eloquence

  1. Fluent, forcible, elegant, and persuasive speech in public; the power of expressing strong emotions in striking and appropriate language either spoken or written, thereby producing conviction or persuasion. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Fig.: Whatever produces the effect of moving and persuasive speech. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. That which is eloquently uttered or written. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. The utterance of strong emotion in correct, appropriate, expressive, and fluent language: the art which produces fine speaking: persuasive speech. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. Lofty, impassioned, and convincing utterance; the quality of being eloquent. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. Speech conceived under and expressive of deep emotion or passion, and calculated to affect and sway the thoughts and feelings of others in like manner. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. Persuasive speech; the fluent use of forcible and elegant language in public speaking; the power of expressing strong emotions in striking and beautiful language; oratory. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for eloquence

  1. Mr. Gladstone remembered the " light and music" of the eloquence with which he had fascinated Liverpool seventy years before. – Collections and Recollections by George William Erskine Russell
  2. " This girl speaks so forcibly, with such eloquence and such fervor of expression, that one is obliged to believe in her. – NAPOLEON AND BLUCHER by L. Muhlbach