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Meaning of PERORATE

Pronunciation:  'peru`reyt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [v]  deliver an oration in grandiloquent style
  2. [v]  conclude a speech with a formal recapitulation

PERORATE is a 8 letter word that starts with P.


 See Also: conclude, declaim, recite



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Per"o*rate\, v. i. [See {Peroration}.]
To make a peroration; to harangue. [Colloq.]

Thesaurus Terms
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