declaim
[dɪˈkleɪm]
VERB
declaims (third person present) · declaimed (past tense) · declaimed (past participle) · declaiming (present participle)
  1. utter or deliver words in a rhetorical or impassioned way, as if to an audience.
    "she declaimed her views" ·
    "a preacher declaiming from the pulpit" · "an opportunity to declaim against the evils of society"
    synonyms:
    make a speech · give an address · give a talk · give a lecture · make an oration · deliver a sermon · give a sermon · speak · hold forth · orate · pronounce · preach ·
    lecture · sermonize · moralize · sound off · mouth off · spiel · spout · speechify · preachify · jaw · perorate · recite · say aloud · read aloud · read out loud · read out · quote · deliver · render · spout · bespout · speak out · protest strongly · make a protest · make a stand · rail · inveigh · fulminate · rage · thunder · rant about · expostulate about · make a fuss about · express disapproval of · condemn · criticize · castigate · attack · decry · disparage · mouth off about · kick up a stink about · go on about · vociferate
Origin
late Middle English: from French déclamer or Latin declamare, from de- (expressing thoroughness) + clamare ‘to shout’.
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an opportunity to declaim against the evils of society.
a preacher declaiming from the pulpit.
she declaimed her views.
How to say declaim in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Arabic ديكلايم
Bulgarian декламират
Cantonese (Traditional) 迪尼姆
Catalan declamen
Chinese Simplified 迪尼姆
Chinese Traditional 迪尼姆
Czech deklamovat
Danish deklamere
Dutch reciteren
Estonian retsiteerivad
Finnish lausua
French déclamer
German deklamieren
Greek αγορεύω
Hindi अस्वीकार करना
Hungarian misztériumokba
Icelandic dekröfu
Italian declamare
Japanese 朗読
Latvian deklamē
Lithuanian deklamuoja
Maltese jirreċtaw
Norwegian Bokmål nedsettende omtale
Polish deklamować
Portuguese declamar
Querétaro Otomi declamar
Romanian l
Russian декламировать
Serbian (Cyrillic) рецитујем
Serbian (Latin) recitujem
Slovak slovne napádať prostredníctvom
Slovenian deklamirajo
Spanish declamar
Swedish deklamera
Tamil அசையத்
Turkish bağırıp
Urdu بڑبڑانا
Yucatec Maya declamar
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