Definition of orator noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈɒrətə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɔːrətər//
, NAmE//ˈɑːrətər//
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a person who makes formal speeches in public or is good at public speaking a fine political orator Word Originlate Middle English: from Anglo-Norman French oratour, from Latin orator ‘speaker, pleader’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: orator