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  Words related to speak

Related / Similar Words: talk, utter, mouth, verbalize, verbalise, address

 

Definition:
  • express in speech; "She talks a lot of nonsense"; "This depressed patient does not verbalize";
  • exchange thoughts; talk with; "We often talk business"; "Actions talk louder than words";
  • use language; "the baby talks already"; "the prisoner won''t speak"; "they speak a strange dialect";
  • give a speech to; "The chairman addressed the board of trustees";
  • make a characteristic or natural sound; "The drums spoke";

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    See Also: rant, mouth off, jabber, spout, rabbit on, rave, speak up, speak for

     

    Hyponyms: read, vocalize, vocalise, phonate, troll, begin, lip off, shoot one's mouth off, shout, whisper, peep, speak up, snap, snarl, enthuse, speak in tongues, swallow, verbalize, verbalise, whiff, talk of, talk about, blubber, blubber out, drone, drone on, bumble, stutter, stammer, falter, rasp, blurt out, blurt, blunder out, blunder, ejaculate, tone, inflect, modulate, deliver, present, generalize, generalise, chatter, piffle, palaver, prate, tittle-tattle, twaddle, clack, maunder, prattle, blab, gibber, tattle, blabber, gabble, yack, jaw, yack away, rattle on, yap away, open up, snivel, whine, murmur, mumble, mutter, mussitate, slur, bark, bay, rant, mouth off, jabber, spout, rabbit on, rave, hiss, sizz, siss, sibilate, cackle, babble, chant, intone, gulp, sing, continue, go on, carry on, proceed, discourse, dissertate, pontificate, orate, talk down, spiel, dogmatize, dogmatise, cheek, level, talk turkey, monologuize, monologuise, soliloquize, soliloquise, converse, chat up, flirt, dally, butterfly, coquet, coquette, romance, philander, mash, dish the dirt, gossip, rap, run on, smatter, slang, blaze away, memorialize, memorialise, keynote, harangue

     

    Grouped Verbs: verbalize, verbalise

     

    Entailments: talk

     

    Derivational Morphology: verbalization, verbalisation, speaker, talker, utterer, verbalizer, verbaliser, sass, sassing, backtalk, back talk, lip, mouth, mouthpiece, oral cavity, oral fissure, rima oris, utterance, vocalization, speech, speaking, speech production, talk, talking, language, address, public speaking, speechmaking, oral presentation, addressee

     

    Language Translations:
    Armenian: խոսել   Bulgarian: говоря  
    Catalan: parlar   Chinese:  
    Danish: tale   Dutch: spreken  
    Esperanto: paroli   Estonian: rääkima  
    Finnish: puhua   French: parler  
    German: sprechen   Hebrew: לדבר  
    Hungarian: beszélni   Indonesian: bicara  
    Interlingua: parlar   Italian: parlare  
    Japanese: 話す   Korean: 말하다  
    Latin: dicere   Norwegian: snakke  
    Polish: mówić   Portuguese: falar  
    Romanian: vorbi   Russian: говорить  
    Slovak: rozprávať   Slovene: govoriti  
    Spanish: hablar   Swahili: ongea  
    Swedish: tala   Tagalog: magsalita  
    Yiddish: רעדן  
     
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