eloquence


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Synonyms for eloquence

Synonyms for eloquence

vivid, effective, or persuasive communication in speech or artistic performance

Synonyms for eloquence

powerful and effective language

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"Far from that, adorable young lady; but, that poetry, and eloquence, and flights of imagination, seem well applied.
It was in the midst of one of his highest flights of eloquence, that a man, so aged as to walk with the greatest difficulty, entered the very centre of the circle, and took his stand directly in front of the speaker.
In the midst of the murmurs of applause, which succeeded so remarkable an effort of eloquence, a low, feeble and hollow voice was heard rising on the ear, as if it rolled from the inmost cavities of the human chest, and gathered strength and energy as it issued into the air.
It survived his strength to hide in the magnificent folds of eloquence the barren darkness of his heart.
That is why I have re- mained loyal to Kurtz to the last, and even beyond, when a long time after I heard once more, not his own voice, but the echo of his magnificent eloquence thrown to me from a soul as translucently pure as a cliff of crystal.
He lived then before me; he lived as much as he had ever lived--a shadow insatiable of splendid appearances, of frightful realities; a shadow darker than the shadow of the night, and draped nobly in the folds of a gorgeous eloquence. The vision seemed to enter the house with me--the stretcher, the phantom-bearers, the wild crowd of obedient worshipers, the gloom of the forests, the glitter of the reach between the murky bends, the beat of the drum, regular and muffled like the beat- ing of a heart--the heart of a conquering darkness.
'You can train for stage presence and eloquence. But you're not going to last in the competition if you do not have the heart.
Our MPs have perfected the art of eloquence, especially when it comes to complaining about the hard economic times that a commoner on the street goes through.
Provocative Eloquence: Theater, Violence, and Antislavery Speech in the Antebellum United States
In the podcast, Khoury talks about what he means by "balagat al-sumt," or, in Davies' English, "the eloquence of silence."
aaaaaaaGlick's prescription for a "A One-State Plan for Peace in the Middle East" will jeopardize the Zionist enterprise no less than the two-state paradigm, which she rightly repudiates with great force and eloquence.
IMPERIAL ELOQUENCE (F O'Brien) FERGAL O'BRIEN won the bumper at Cheltenham with Poetic Rhythm, but his other runner Imperial Eloquence, was an eyecathing third on his first start for 205 days.
Fortunately, eloquence is a skill that can be taught, practiced, and mastered.
Eloquence Corporation said it has refinanced USD21 million of debt through a completed transaction with Rosenthal & Rosenthal, Inc.