articulate
uttered clearly in distinct syllables
colloquial
characteristic of or appropriate to ordinary or familiar conversation rather than formal speech or writing; informal.
deprecate
to express earnest disapproval of.
diatribe
a bitter, sharply abusive denunciation, attack, or criticism
discourse
communication of thought by words; talk; conversation
divulge
to disclose or reveal (something private, secret, or previously unknown)
dulcet
pleasant to the ear; melodious
elicit
to draw or bring out or forth; educe; evoke
eulogy
a speech or writing in praise of a person or thing, especially a set oration in honor of a deceased person.
euphemism
the substitution of a mild, indirect, or vague expression for one thought to be offensive, harsh, or blunt.
fluent
spoken or written with ease
gibberish
meaningless or unintelligible talk or writing
herald
a person or thing that precedes or comes before; forerunner; harbinger
loquacious
talking or tending to talk much or freely; talkative; chattering; babbling; garrulous
pejorative
having a disparaging, derogatory, or belittling effect or force
reiterate
to say or do again or repeatedly; repeat, often excessively
reproach
to find fault with (a person, group, etc.); blame; censure
reticent
disposed to be silent or not to speak freely; reserved.
scoff
to speak derisively; mock; jeer
sermonize
to deliver or compose a sermon; preach.
sneer
to smile, laugh, or contort the face in a manner that shows scorn or contempt
approbation
approval; commendation.
decorous
characterized by dignified propriety in conduct, manners, appearance, character, etc
dissemble
to give a false or misleading appearance to; conceal the truth or real nature of
downplay
to treat or speak of (something) so as to reduce emphasis on its importance, value, strength, etc
aspersion
a damaging or derogatory remark or criticism; slander
circumlocution
a roundabout or indirect way of speaking; the use of more words than necessary to express an idea.
dialogue
conversation between two or more persons.
evoke
to call up or produce (memories, feelings, etc.)
harangue
a scolding or a long or intense verbal attack; diatribe
intone
to utter with a particular tone or voice modulation
jabber
to talk or utter rapidly, indistinctly, incoherently, or nonsensically; chatter.
lecture
a speech read or delivered before an audience or class, especially for instruction or to set forth some subject
mellifluous
sweetly or smoothly flowing; sweet-sounding