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SOLILOQUY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does soliloquy mean? 

SOLILOQUY (noun)
  The noun SOLILOQUY has 2 senses:

1. speech you make to yourself
2. a (usually long) dramatic speech intended to give the illusion of unspoken reflections

  Familiarity information: SOLILOQUY used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SOLILOQUY (noun)


Sense 1soliloquy [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Speech you make to yourself

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

monologue; soliloquy

Hypernyms ("soliloquy" is a kind of...):

language; oral communication; speech; speech communication; spoken communication; spoken language; voice communication ((language) communication by word of mouth)


Sense 2soliloquy [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A (usually long) dramatic speech intended to give the illusion of unspoken reflections

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Hypernyms ("soliloquy" is a kind of...):

actor's line; speech; words (words making up the dialogue of a play)


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