Restif de la Bretonne could be gross, corrupt, declamatory, sentimental, humanitarian in turns or all together.
"A History of French Literature" by Edward Dowden
He does not move us by declamatory gestures and forced attitudes.
"Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. 22, November, 1878" by Various
They were called ostensibly to "deliberate upon it," but they were frequently tumultuous, and always declamatory.
"Washington and the American Republic, Vol. 3." by Benson J. Lossing
On Tuesday a declamatory contest was given by the young women of the normal department.
"American Missionary - Volume 50, No. 9, September, 1896" by Various
His definition of liberty was practical and not merely declamatory.
"Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 4 of 8" by Various
Master Payne would find it his interest to avoid as much as may be, long declamatory speeches, till his organs are enlarged and confirmed.
"The Mirror of Taste, and Dramatic Censor" by Samuel James Arnold
In the evening a declamatory performance was to take place at the amateur theatre in a distant street.
"Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen" by Hans Christian Andersen
Fox, in his declamatory bursts, was superior to every speaker whom I have ever heard.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 58, Number 358, August 1845" by Various
The details forwarded by the magistrates of the department of the Isere were full of exaggeration and declamatory excitement.
"Memoirs To Illustrate The History Of My Time" by François Pierre Guillaume Guizot
They seemed unabashed, almost declamatory, in their sentiment.
"A Christmas Accident and Other Stories" by Annie Eliot Trumbull