Meaning of declaim
Pronunciation: (di-klām'), [key]
- to speak aloud in an oratorical manner; make a formal speech: Brutus declaimed from the steps of the Roman senate building.
- to inveigh (usually fol. by against): He declaimed against the high rents in slums.
- to speak or write for oratorical effect, as without sincerity or sound argument.
- to utter aloud in an oratorical manner: to declaim a speech.
- declaim (Thesaurus)