The definition of a spiel is a long-winded speech that usually tries to persuade people to do something.(noun)
An example of a spiel is a speech about why people should buy a certain product.
Spiel is defined as to give a long-winded speech about why people should do something.(verb)
An example of to spiel is to give a lengthy speech about why people should vacation in a particular state.
See spiel in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Ger, play, game
Origin: Ger spielen, to play
See spiel in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: German, play
Origin: , or Yiddish shpil
Origin: , both from Middle High German spil
Origin: , from Old High German.
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