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Origin of orotund
OTHER WORDS FROM orotundo·ro·tun·di·ty [awr-uh-tuhn-di-tee, ohr-], /ˌɔr əˈtʌn dɪ ti, ˌoʊr-/, noun
Words nearby orotund
Example sentences from the Web for orotund
With the orotund, as well as with the natural quality, all the voice modes previously described may be conjoined.
Pure voice is usually spoken of as being manifested in two qualities, the natural and the orotund.
One given to sonorous and orotund phrases would doubtless have coined a most splendid speech here.Sundry Accounts|Irvin S. Cobb
In an orotund voice he declaims to his pupils the mighty revelations that he copied from the book.The Vitalized School|Francis B. Pearson
There is a voice of unusual roundness and fulness known as the orotund, which is indispensable to the public speaker.Talks on Talking|Grenville Kleiser