Declamation

A declamation or declamatio (Latin for `declaration`) is the rhetorical device of adopting the persona of an ancient figure to express a particular viewpoint or perspective. A typical example is Pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite, a 5th-century author who was long thought to be a figure named in the Book of Acts. Some early Christians, later classi.....
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declamation

[n] - recitation of a speech from memory with studied gestures and intonation as an exercise in elocution or rhetoric 2. [n] - vehement oratory
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Declamation

Dec`la·ma'tion noun [ Latin declamatio , from declamare : confer French déclamation . See Declaim .] 1. The act or art of declaiming; rhetorical delivery; haranguing; loud speaking in public; especially, the public recitation of speeches as an exercise in schools a...
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declamation

noun vehement oratory
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Declamation

• (n.) Pretentious rhetorical display, with more sound than sense; as, mere declamation. • (n.) The act or art of declaiming; rhetorical delivery; haranguing; loud speaking in public; especially, the public recitation of speeches as an exercise in schools and colleges; as, the practice declamation by students. • (n.) A set or harangu...
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declamation

declamation 1. The action or art of declaiming; the repeating or uttering of a speech, etc. with studied intonation and gesture. 2. A public speech or address of rhetorical character; a set speech in rhetorical elocution. 3. Declaiming or speaking in an impassioned oratorical manner; fervid denunciation with appeals to the audience. 4. A speech of ...
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declamation

recitation of a speech from memory with studied gestures and intonation as an
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