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a person who delivers a speech or oration
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British statesman famous for his oratory; pleaded the cause of the American colonists in British Parliament and defended the parliamentary system (1729-1797)
Marcus Tullius Cicero
a Roman statesman and orator remembered for his mastery of Latin prose (106-43 BC)
Athenian statesman and orator (circa 385-322 BC)
a leader of the American Revolution and a famous orator who spoke out against British rule of the American colonies (1736-1799)
Athenian rhetorician and orator (436-338 BC)
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an orator who delivers eulogies or panegyrics
a public speaker trained in voice production and gesture and delivery
a public speaker who delivers a loud or forceful or angry speech
an orator who can hold his listeners spellbound
a noisy and vigorous or ranting public speaker
someone who expresses in language; someone who talks (especially someone who delivers a public speech or someone especially garrulous)
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