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“monologue” in British English

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monologuenoun [ C ]

US also monolog uk /ˈmɒn.əl.ɒɡ/ us /ˈmɑː.nə.lɑːɡ/

a long speech by one person:

disapproving He subjected me to a monologue on his last stay in hospital.

a short play for one actor:

Alan Bennett wrote a series of monologues called "Talking Heads".

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

“monologue” in American English

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monologuenoun [ C ]

us /ˈmɑn·əlˌɔɡ, -ˌɑɡ/

literature a long speech by one person, esp. in a play, movie, or television show

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