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"eloquent" in British English

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eloquentadjective

uk   /ˈel.ə.kwənt/ us   /ˈel.ə.kwənt/
eloquence
noun [U] uk   /ˈel.ə.kwəns/ us   /ˈel.ə.kwəns/
She was renowned for her eloquence and beauty.
eloquently
adverb uk   /ˈel.ə.kwənt.li/ us   /ˈel.ə.kwənt.li/
He spoke eloquently.
(Definition of eloquent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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eloquentadjective

us   /ˈel·ɪ·kwənt/
using language to express ideas or opinions clearly and well, so that they have a strong effect on others: When required, he could be an eloquent speaker, but preferred talking to small groups.
Eloquent also means giving a clear, strong message: The pictures of destruction served as an eloquent reminder of the hurricane’s power.
eloquence
noun [U] us   /ˈel·ɪ·kwəns/
I was impressed by her eloquence.
eloquently
adverb us   /ˈel·ɪ·kwənt·li/
(Definition of eloquent from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “eloquent”
in Arabic فَصيح…
in Korean 웅변을 잘 하는…
in Portuguese eloquente…
in Catalan eloqüent…
in Japanese 雄弁な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 雄辩的,有说服力的…
in Turkish güzel konuşan, hitabeti kuvvetli…
in Russian красноречивый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雄辯的,有說服力的…
in Italian eloquente…
in Polish elokwentny, wymowny, sugestywny…
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