speaking with a stammer or lisp

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • blesiloquent — † bleˈsiloquent, a. Obs. rare 0. [ad. L. *blæsi loquent em, f. blæsus lisping, stammering + loquent em speaking.] ‘Broad spoken, or that speaks stammeringly.’ Blount Glossogr. 1656. Thence in Phillips and Bailey …   Useful english dictionary

  • Styles of Speech — Here we have 54 words referring to manners or styles of speaking, words that use the suffix loquent , loquence , or loquy , from Latin loqui (to speak). While in an age of text messaging, public speaking has lost its once vaunted status as a… …   Phrontistery dictionary

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