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OTHER WORDS FROM oratoror·a·tor·like, adjectiveor·a·tor·ship, noun
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Born into slavery around 1819, the renowned abolitionist worked the fields of Maryland’s Eastern Shore, and docks of Baltimore before escaping to freedom in New York where he emerged as a famed orator, writer, and publisher.New musical highlights Frederick Douglass but falls short|Patrick Folliard|August 12, 2022|Washington Blade
Lincoln wanted to know what the other great orator thought about his speech.The Speech That Launched Frederick Douglass’s Life as an Abolitionist|Linda Hirshman|February 16, 2022|Time
The traumatized population of Paris, egged on by political orators, were ready to explode.Climate Chaos Helped Spark the French Revolution—and Holds a Dire Warning for Today|Mike Duncan|October 20, 2021|Time
His father, Mario Cuomo, a gifted orator and thinker who was talked about as a future presidential candidate until he blinked unexpectedly at a moment when he was prepared to announce his candidacy, served three terms as governor.
Marten is a gifted and eternally optimistic orator who can spellbound audiences talking about the promise of education.Morning Report: Carlsbad Restaurants Are Ground Zero for COVID Defiance|Voice of San Diego|January 19, 2021|Voice of San Diego
But the Roman orator Cicero felt that Calgacus and the peoples vanquished by Rome were missing a broader point.
In Canning he found, or rather projected, “a genius, almost a universal one, an orator, a wit, a poet, a statesman.”Poet and Rake, Lord Byron Was Also an Interventionist With Brains and Savvy|Michael Weiss|February 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What was jarring was the orator in question—President Nicolas Maduro.How Nicolas Maduro Is Strangling Democracy In Venezuela|Mac Margolis|October 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
They have never sat in a large lecture hall with a spellbinding orator.How to Reinvent College Rankings: Show the Data Students Need Most|Steve Cohen|March 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Obama is unique in that before his presidency, he was an accomplished writer, and he is rightly known as an inspiring orator.Can Barack Obama Break the Second-Inaugural Curse?|John Avlon|January 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The voice of the orator peculiarly should be free from studied effects, and responsive to motive.Expressive Voice Culture|Jessie Eldridge Southwick
Frantic applause, several times repeated, which drowned the voice of the orator.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
Both of the orator's hands swung upward and outward, and he looked intently at the ceiling.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
Samuel Badcock, an English divine and writer, died; admired as a pulpit orator and a man of literary talent.
Charles Montague, earl Halifax, died; an eminent English statesman, orator and poet.