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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 el·o·quent /-kwənt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 El·o·quent a.
 1. Having the power of expressing strong emotions or forcible arguments in an elevated, impassioned, and effective manner; as, an eloquent orator or preacher.
 O Death, all-eloquent! You only prove
 What dust we dote on when 't is man we love.   --Pope.
 2. Adapted to express strong emotion or to state facts arguments with fluency and power; as, an eloquent address or statement; an eloquent appeal to a jury.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : expressing yourself readily, clearly, effectively; "able to
            dazzle with his facile tongue"; "silver speech" [syn: facile,
             fluent, silver, silver-tongued, smooth-spoken]