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eloquent
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War and Peace
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  • You are so eloquent.
  • Anatole was not quick-witted, nor ready or eloquent in conversation, but he had the faculty, so invaluable in society, of composure and imperturbable self-possession.
  • The unbrushed tufts of hair sticking up behind and the hastily brushed hair on his temples expressed this most eloquently.
  • Many spoke eloquently and with originality.
  • He evidently wanted to do all the talking himself, and continued to talk with the sort of eloquence and unrestrained irritability to which spoiled people are so prone.
  • Brother O. was very eloquent.
  • I could not be eloquent, nor could I frankly mention my doubts to the Brothers and to the Grand Master.
  • It was regarded as a model of ecclesiastical, patriotic eloquence.
  • Thiers alone dedicates a few eloquent lines to their memory: "These wretches had occupied the sacred citadel, having supplied themselves with guns from the arsenal, and fired" (the wretches) "at the French.
  • Then, as Thiers eloquently recounts, he ordered his soldiers to be paid in forged Russian money which he had prepared: "Raising the use of these means by an act worthy of himself and of the French army, he let relief be distributed to those who had been burned out.

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  • Her eloquence is unquestioned even amongst those who disagree with her.
  • She is the most eloquent speaker at the school.

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