English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'monologue'

any long speech by one person, esp. one which prevents other people talking or expressing their views
He ignored the question and continued his monologue.
He delivered his speech in French.
In his lecture he covered an enormous variety of topics.
, ,
a political harangue
On stage Hamlet is delivering his soliloquy.
a brief funeral oration
spiel (informal)
She had been hearing this kind of spiel for thirty years now.
see soliloquy

Additional synonyms

in the sense of harangue
a forceful or angry speech
a political harangue
in the sense of lecture
a talk on a particular subject delivered to an audience
In his lecture he covered an enormous variety of topics.
in the sense of oration
a formal or ceremonial public speech
a brief funeral oration
spiel (informal),
whaikorero (New Zealand)

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