Part of speech: noun

One who delivers an oration; an eloquent public speaker.

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Usage examples "orator":

  1. The giant orator soon found himself face to face with a greater trial even than Rene's. - "Alice of Old Vincennes", Maurice Thompson.
  2. He was an able lawyer and an orator of some quality, but of no permanent fame. - "Contemporary American History, 1877-1913", Charles A. Beard.
  3. The fact that it made an impression upon the writer such as no words of the most impassioned orator have ever made and the fact that that impression remains vivid after the lapse of fifty years, would indicate that it must have been unusual. - "The History of Company A, Second Illinois Cavalry", Samuel H. Fletcher.