Definition of Speeches

1. Noun. (plural of speech) ¹



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Definition of Speeches

1. speech [n] - See also: speech

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Speeches

speech pathologist
speech pathology
speech pattern
speech perception
speech production
speech production measurement
speech reception threshold test
speech recognition
speech rhythm
speech sound
speech spectrum
speech therapist
speech therapy
speechcraft
speeched
speeches (current term)
speechful
speechification
speechifications
speechified
speechifier
speechifiers
speechifies
speechify
speechifying
speechifyings
speeching
speechings
speechless
speechlessly

Literary usage of Speeches

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1. The World's Best Orations: From the Earliest Period to the Present Timeby David Josiah Brewer, Edward Archibald Allen, William Schuyler by David Josiah Brewer, Edward Archibald Allen, William Schuyler (1899)
"PAGE Biography and speeches 8 8201 Pliny the Younger Celebrated Passages 10 8955 ... William Biography and Speech 8 8244 Pym, John Biography and speeches 8 ..."

2. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1828)
"It is in his speeches that the character of Mr. Canning's mind peculiarly appears on the vantage ground of its intellectual superiority. ..."

3. The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England by John Campbell Campbell (1847)
"We have very defective reports of Wedderburn's official speeches in the House of Commons, from which he gained so much contemporary applause. ..."

4. My Bondage and My Freedom by Frederick Douglass (1857)
"APPENDIX, CONTAINING EXTRACTS FROM speeches, ETC » RECEPTION SPEECH AT ... Mr. Douglass' published speeches alone, would fill two volumes of the size of ..."

5. Types of News Writing by Willard Grosvenor Bleyer (1916)
"speeches, lectures, addresses, and sermons may be considered in the same class ... As reproductions of utterances, news stories of speeches and reports must ..."

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