Meaning of “spiel” in the English Dictionary

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"spiel" in British English

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spielnoun [ C ]

uk /ʃpiːl/ us /ʃpiːl/ informal disapproving

a speech, especially one that is long and spoken quickly and is intended to persuade the person listening about something:

a sales spiel
They gave us a long spiel about why we needed to install double glazing in our house.

(Definition of “spiel” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"spiel" in American English

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spielnoun [ C ]

us /spil, ʃpil/

a speech, esp. one that is long and spoken quickly and is intended to persuade the listener about something:

(Definition of “spiel” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)