speechifier

Definitions of speechifier
  1. noun
    a person who delivers a speech or oration
    synonyms: orator, public speaker, rhetorician, speechmaker
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    Edmund Burke
    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)
    Demosthenes
    Athenian statesman and orator (circa 385-322 BC)
    Patrick Henry
    a leader of the American Revolution and a famous orator who spoke out against British rule of the American colonies (1736-1799)
    Isocrates
    Athenian rhetorician and orator (436-338 BC)
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    eulogist, panegyrist
    an orator who delivers eulogies or panegyrics
    elocutionist
    a public speaker trained in voice production and gesture and delivery
    haranguer
    a public speaker who delivers a loud or forceful or angry speech
    spellbinder
    an orator who can hold his listeners spellbound
    tub-thumper
    a noisy and vigorous or ranting public speaker
    type of:
    speaker, talker, utterer, verbaliser, verbalizer
    someone who expresses in language; someone who talks (especially someone who delivers a public speech or someone especially garrulous)
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