Relating to one distinguished for skill and power as a public speaker.
After participating on the debate team for three years, I decided to partake in an oratorical contest.
confusing or puzzling.
He was in complete bafflement over who this new girl was trying to be.
Not in the mood, disinclined.
I didn't understand why my sister was reluctant to go see the movie, but after seeing it, I understood.
Empty or deceptive act.
I felt her apology was merely a charade and I did not accept it.
enlist new members.
We have to recruit students to join chess club so that it won't have to disband due to lack of enrollment.
Baton twirlers who accompany a marching band.
At the halftime of the football game, Dalirah & Sheniqua came out in her sparkly uniform as majorettes, with a big sparkly baton.
An unusual or extraordinary person or thing; rarity; literally, "strange bird."
A sweet haze veiled the sunset: cherries roasting in the Maricopas. He whispered, "Rara avis."