Friday, February 18, 2011

eloquence

eloquence [ EL-uh-kwuh ns ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. a discourse or speech that is forceful and persuasive in nature
2. fluent, articulate and apt use of a language
3. the quality of powerful, forceful or persuasive expression
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 Her eloquence was admired by her followers.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 The Madison papers have very few moments of eloquence."

Peak of Eloquence or the power of persuasion is cited in the story where the artist with his flute's music persuades millions of rats to die.