Friday, October 31, 2014

Orator

Orator [ AWR-uh'-ter, OR ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. an eloquent public speaker
2. a plaintiff in a case in a court of equity
3. a skilled speechmaker
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 Many who had heard Winston Churchill's speeches believed that he was the best orator during the Second World War. 

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Confluence

Confluence [ KON-floo-uh'ns ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. a flowing together of two or more rivers
2. the meeting place or junction of two streams
3. a crowd or the coming together of things or of people
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 They built a jetty at the confluence of the rivers so that fishermen could moor their boats there.

Metaphysical

Metaphysical  [  met-uh'-FIZ-i- kuh'l  ]   [  adjective  ]   MEANING :   1. pertaining to philosophy and its more abstruse bran...