Origin of allocution
Examples from the Web for allocution
She took the final vows a year later, when Bossuet pronounced the allocution.
It falls generally into the form of an allocution, even where it is descriptive.Library Of The World's Best Literature, Ancient And Modern, Vol. 2|Charles Dudley Warner
What the effect of this allocution would have been, unsupported by favouring circumstances, it is difficult to say.Count Frontenac|William Dawson LeSueur
The allocution under consideration has a certain papal flavour.Collected Essays, Volume V|T. H. Huxley
To this allocution the parliament replied with all servility.History of the Rise of the Huguenots|Henry Baird