What does the word declamatory mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Using, characterized by, or pertaining to declamation.

Usage examples for declamatory

  1. What inexhaustible material for declamatory human saviours! – Selected Essays by Karl Marx
  2. Well, I answered, hesitatingly, to call you a fool in a colloquial tone would make people laugh, I think, and- and the words don't fit a declamatory style. – Life on the Stage by Clara Morris
  3. With clear precision, in indignant but not declamatory eloquence, he painted the disorders of the time,- the insolent exactions of the hospitals and abbeys, the lawless violence of each petty baron, the weakness of the royal authority in restraining oppression, its terrible power in aiding the oppressor. – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton