Peroration Definition

perərāzhən
perorations
noun
The concluding part of a speech, in which there is a summing up and emphatic recapitulation.
Webster's New World
A high-flown or bombastic speech.
Webster's New World

The concluding section of a discourse, either written or oral, in which the orator or writer sums up and commends his topic to his audience, particularly as used in the technical sense of a component of ancient Roman oratorical delivery.

Wiktionary

A discourse or rhetorical argument in general.

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Other Word Forms of Peroration

Noun

Singular:
peroration
Plural:
perorations

Origin of Peroration

  • Adopted from the Latin perōrō (“I speak at length, I conclude a speech") +"Ž -ation (“action (nominalizer)"), from Latin -ātiō; from per- (“very") + ōrō (“I speak, I orate") (English orate).

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