Definition of 'peroration'
Example sentences containing 'peroration'
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Indeed, the ironic peroration had even amused some of the writers and they had dispersed in resigned good humour. MURKY SHALLOWS (2003)At the end of his peroration, Bunbury drew a deep breath and picked up his gold propelling pencil. THE FIVE MILLION DOLLAR PRINCE (2003)On the television screen the basketballing evangelist had begun his final peroration. RUSHING TO PARADISE (2003)
Trends of 'peroration'
Used Occasionally. peroration is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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