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1. keynote

verb. ['ˈkiːˌnoʊt'] set the keynote of.

Antonyms

  • hypertonus

Etymology

  • key (English)
  • keye (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • note (English)
  • note (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Keynote Speech

  • long-beach
  • inspeech
  • screech
  • impeach
  • beseech
  • swiech
  • preach
  • creech
  • creach
  • breech
  • breach
  • bleach
  • wiech
  • weech
  • veech
  • veatch
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  • teach
  • reeche
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  • pietsch
  • piech
  • peach
  • meech
  • leitch
  • leetch
  • leech
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  • keetch
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Example sentences of the word keynote-speech


1. Noun Phrase
Lewis rose in the ranks of the movement and delivered a keynote speech at the March on Washington.

2. Noun Phrase
Senator representing Illinois and was invited to give the keynote speech at the Democratic National Convention during his campaign.

2. keynote

noun. ['ˈkiːˌnoʊt'] the principal theme in a speech or literary work.

Synonyms

  • subject
  • theme
  • keynote speech
  • topic

Antonyms

  • hypotonicity
  • hypertonia
  • hypotonia
  • atonicity

Etymology

  • key (English)
  • keye (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • note (English)
  • note (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. keynote

verb. ['ˈkiːˌnoʊt'] give the keynote address to (an audience).

Synonyms

  • speak

Antonyms

  • colorlessness
  • discolor

Etymology

  • key (English)
  • keye (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • note (English)
  • note (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. keynote

noun. ['ˈkiːˌnoʊt'] a fundamental or central idea.

Synonyms

  • thought

Antonyms

  • unsusceptible
  • insubordinate

Etymology

  • key (English)
  • keye (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • note (English)
  • note (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. speech

noun. ['ˈspiːtʃ'] the act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience.

Synonyms

  • inaugural
  • sermon
  • lecture
  • oratory
  • oral presentation
  • ending
  • colloquium
  • address
  • dithyramb
  • impromptu
  • close
  • discourse
  • conclusion
  • allocution
  • inaugural address
  • talk
  • body
  • end
  • speech act
  • speechmaking
  • introduction
  • litany
  • preaching
  • public speaking
  • closing
  • public lecture

Antonyms

  • careless
  • long
  • public
  • unrestrained

Etymology

  • speche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • spæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. speech

noun. ['ˈspiːtʃ'] (language) communication by word of mouth.

Synonyms

  • spell
  • words
  • speech communication
  • saying
  • spoken communication
  • voice communication
  • spoken language
  • oral communication
  • idiolect
  • magic spell
  • auditory communication
  • soliloquy
  • discussion
  • non-standard speech
  • monologue
  • give-and-take
  • locution
  • charm
  • language
  • word
  • pronunciation
  • orthoepy
  • dictation
  • conversation
  • magical spell

Antonyms

  • communicative
  • generous
  • start
  • ventilated

Etymology

  • speche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • spæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. speech

noun. ['ˈspiːtʃ'] something spoken.

Synonyms

  • vocalization

Antonyms

  • unconfined
  • coarse

Etymology

  • speche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • spæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. speech

noun. ['ˈspiːtʃ'] a lengthy rebuke.

Synonyms

  • reproval
  • sermon
  • lecture
  • curtain lecture
  • rebuke
  • preaching
  • reproof
  • reprimand
  • reprehension

Antonyms

  • monetization
  • defeat
  • beginning
  • victory

Etymology

  • speche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • spæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. speech

noun. ['ˈspiːtʃ'] the exchange of spoken words.

Synonyms

  • speech production

Antonyms

  • disjoin
  • inaccurate

Etymology

  • speche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • spæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. speech

noun. ['ˈspiːtʃ'] your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally.

Synonyms

  • address
  • tone of voice
  • shibboleth
  • style
  • paralanguage
  • modulation
  • paralinguistic communication
  • tongue
  • tone
  • catch
  • inflection
  • expressive style
  • delivery
  • elocution
  • manner of speaking

Antonyms

  • distant
  • open
  • unseal
  • far

Etymology

  • speche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • spæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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