Definition of declamatory:
orotund, erect, swollen, heavy, with child, rotund, turgid, aureate, big, discursive, rhetorical, overblown, words, chatty, large, verbose, tumid, windy, round, elocutionary, circuitous, tumescent, puffy, fluent, stuffy, style, prominent, magniloquent, flowery, sonorous, gravid, clean, elocutionary, grandiloquent, high-flown, conversational, plain, great, articulate, enceinte, diffuse, expectant, pear-shaped, oratorical, fustian, formal, magnanimous, crisp, bombastic, high-sounding, oratorical, intumescent, economical.
- "Tom Slade with the Boys Over There", Percy K. Fitzhugh.
I have a warm admiration for Laodameia and for the great Ode; but if I am to tell the very truth, I find Laodameia not wholly free from something artificial, and the great Ode not wholly free from something declamatory.- "Selections from the Prose Works of Matthew Arnold", Matthew Arnold.
- "Modern Atheism under its forms of Pantheism, Materialism, Secularism, Development, and Natural Laws", James Buchanan.