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Dictate
To say or read aloud for transcription; to command with authority
Dic, dict: Say
Dictator
A ruler using absolute power without hereditary right or sonsent of the people
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Diction
That aspect of speaking or writing dependent on the correct choice of words; the voice quality of a speaker or singer
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Contradict
To state the opposite of or deny; to imply denial wit actions
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Indict
To charge with a crime; to seriouly criticize or blame
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Predict
To declare in advance or foretell the future
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Dictionary
A reference book of alphabetically arranged words and their meanings
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Elocution
The study and practice of public speaking; a style of speaking or reading aloud
Locu, loqui: Speak
locution
A word or phrase as used by a particular person or group
Locu, loqui: Speak
Colloquial
Caracteristic of informal speech or writing ; conversational
Locu, loqui: Speak
Soliloquy
The act of speaking to oneself; a speech in a drama in which a character reveals innermost thoughts
Locu, loqui: Speak
Loquacious
Tending to talk too much or too freely; garrulous
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Circumlocution
A roundabout or indirect way of speaking; using more words than necessary
Locu, loqui: Speak
Longuistic
The study of language
Lingu: Tongue
Multilingual
Able to speak several languages with some ease
Lingu: Tongue