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Synonyms of 'monologue'

(noun) 
Definition
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.
Synonyms
speech
He delivered his speech in French.
,
lecture
In his lecture he covered an enormous variety of topics.
, ,
harangue
a political harangue
,
soliloquy
On stage Hamlet is delivering his soliloquy.
,
oration
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
Definition
a forceful or angry speech
a political harangue
in the sense of lecture
Definition
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
Definition
a formal or ceremonial public speech
a brief funeral oration
Synonyms
spiel (informal),
whaikorero (New Zealand)

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