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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 speechmakerUSAGE EXAMPLE 1 :Many who had heard Winston Churchill's speeches believed that he was the best orator during the Second World War.


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 peopleUSAGE EXAMPLE 1 :They built a jetty at the confluence of the rivers so that fishermen could moor their boats there.