a usually high-flown talk or speech, especially for the purpose of luring people to a movie, a sale, etc.; pitch.
verb (used without object)
to speak extravagantly.
a glib plausible style of talk, associated esp with salesmen
(intransitive) to deliver a prepared spiel
(transitive) usually foll by off. to recite (a prepared oration)
noun 1. Steven, born 1947, U.S. film director. noun 1. Steven. born 1947, US film director, noted esp for the commercial success of such films as Jaws (1975), Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977), Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) and its sequels, E.T. (1982), and Jurassic Park (1993). Other films include The Color […]
noun 1. a barker, as at a circus sideshow. 2. a person with an extravagant line of talk. 3. Australian. a swindler. 4. Slang. an announcer for radio or television, especially one who gives commercials. spicy
- Spielmeyer-vogt disease
Spielmeyer-Vogt disease Spiel·mey·er-Vogt disease (shpēl’mī’ər-) n. The late juvenile type of cerebral sphingolipidosis. Also called Batten-Mayou disease, ceroid lipofuscinosis, Vogt-Spielmeyer disease.
noun 1. a person who spies, watches, or discovers. verb (used with or without object) 1. speer. verb (used with or without object) 1. Chiefly Scot. to ask; inquire.