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Definition of Speech

Speech

  1. The faculty of uttering articulate sounds or words; the faculty of expressing thoughts by words or articulate sounds; the power of speaking.
  2. he act of speaking; that which is spoken; words, as expressing ideas; language; conversation.
  3. A particular language, as distinct from others; a tongue; a dialect.
  4. Talk; mention; common saying.
  5. formal discourse in public; oration; harangue.
  6. ny declaration of thoughts.
  7. To make a speech; to harangue.

Speech Quotations

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous. - Ingrid Bergman
A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.
Ingrid Bergman

Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret. - Ambrose Bierce
Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret.
Ambrose Bierce

If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
George Washington

The wise ones fashioned speech with their thought, sifting it as grain is sifted through a sieve.
Buddha

A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
Confucius
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Speech Translations

speech in Danish is tale
speech in Dutch is rede, redevoering, speech, oratie
speech in German is Sprache {f}, Ansprache {f}, Rede, Sprache
speech in Italian is idioma, orazione
speech in Latin is oratio, lingua
speech in Portuguese is discurso
speech in Spanish is habla, alocucion, discurso, lenguaje

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