English dictionary

Info: This web site is based on WordNet 3.0 from Princeton University.

English noun: peroration

1. peroration (communication) a flowery and highly rhetorical oration

Broader (hypernym)oration

2. peroration (communication) (rhetoric) the concluding section of an oration

SamplesHe summarized his main points in his peroration.

Broader (hypernym)close, closing, conclusion, end, ending

Part meronymoration

Domain categoryrhetoric

Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2018 onlineordbog.dk