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Definition of Eloquent

Eloquent

  1. Having the power of expressing strong emotions or forcible arguments in an elevated, impassioned, and effective manner; as, an eloquent orator or preacher.
  2. Adapted to express strong emotion or to state facts arguments with fluency and power; as, an eloquent address or statement; an eloquent appeal to a jury.

Eloquent Quotations

Government is not reason; it is not eloquent; it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master.
George Washington

The most eloquent prayer is the prayer through hands that heal and bless.
Billy Graham

Silence is more eloquent than words.
Thomas Carlyle

Great is truth, but still greater, from a practical point of view, is silence about truth. By simply not mentioning certain subjects... totalitarian propagandists have influenced opinion much more effectively than they could have by the most eloquent denunciations.
Aldous Huxley

If an eloquent speaker speak not the truth, is there a more horrid kind of object in creation?
Thomas Carlyle
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Eloquent Translations

eloquent in Dutch is welsprekend
eloquent in Italian is facondo
eloquent in Latin is facundus, eloquens
eloquent in Spanish is elocuente

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