talk at length and formally about a topic;
"The speaker dissertated about the social politics in 18th century England"
- If he can just hold on a little longer,we can give him some help.
- Saturn sextile Pluto offers great strength of purpose and the ability to hold tightly to principles and beliefs.
- The wilds of nature hold evidence for both views.
- Supply a private field to hold a reference to this instance.
- Hold forth To talk at great length.
- He held forth for hours on that subject.
- When we left, he was still holding forth on that subject.
- hold forth 给予