declaim

Use the verb declaim when someone is speaking very passionately against something, like when you declaim having to be home at an early hour.

Declaim can also describe reciting words aloud for practice. If you're learning a new language, you might declaim a sentence until it sounds clear and natural when you say it. Declaim was originally spelled declame, similar to the Latin word declamare, meaning "to practice public speaking," but later became declaim as its other meaning came into greater use.

Definitions of declaim
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v recite in elocution

Synonyms:
recite
Types:
elocute
declaim in an elocutionary manner
perorate
deliver an oration in grandiloquent style
scan
read metrically
Type of:
do, execute, perform
carry out or perform an action

v speak against in an impassioned manner

“he declaimed against the wasteful ways of modern society”
Synonyms:
inveigh
Type of:
protest
utter words of protest

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