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