Eloquence is defined as being good with words and expressing things in a pleasing or persuasive manner.noun
An example of eloquence is a style or trait of a great author who writes beautiful and books and who is a great public speaker.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
- speech or writing that is vivid, forceful, fluent, graceful, and persuasive
- the art or manner of such speech or writing
- persuasive power
Origin: ME & OFr < L eloquentia: see eloquent
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- a. Persuasive, powerful discourse.b. The skill or power of using such discourse.
- The quality of persuasive, powerful expression.