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so·lil·o·quize

 (sə-lĭl′ə-kwīz′)
intr. & tr.v. so·lil·o·quized, so·lil·o·quiz·ing, so·lil·o·quiz·es
To utter or put into the form of a soliloquy.

so·lil′o·quist (-kwĭst), so·lil′o·quiz′er (-kwī′zər) n.

soliloquize

(səˈlɪləˌkwaɪz) or

soliloquise

vb
(Theatre) (intr) to utter a soliloquy
soliloquist, soˈliloˌquizer, soˈliloˌquiser n

so•lil•o•quize

(səˈlɪl əˌkwaɪz)

v. -quized, -quiz•ing. v.i.
1. to utter a soliloquy; talk to oneself.
v.t.
2. to utter in a soliloquy; say to oneself.
[1750–60]
so•lil′o•quist (-kwɪst) so•lil′o•quiz`er, n.

soliloquize


Past participle: soliloquized
Gerund: soliloquizing

Imperative
soliloquize
soliloquize
Present
I soliloquize
you soliloquize
he/she/it soliloquizes
we soliloquize
you soliloquize
they soliloquize
Preterite
I soliloquized
you soliloquized
he/she/it soliloquized
we soliloquized
you soliloquized
they soliloquized
Present Continuous
I am soliloquizing
you are soliloquizing
he/she/it is soliloquizing
we are soliloquizing
you are soliloquizing
they are soliloquizing
Present Perfect
I have soliloquized
you have soliloquized
he/she/it has soliloquized
we have soliloquized
you have soliloquized
they have soliloquized
Past Continuous
I was soliloquizing
you were soliloquizing
he/she/it was soliloquizing
we were soliloquizing
you were soliloquizing
they were soliloquizing
Past Perfect
I had soliloquized
you had soliloquized
he/she/it had soliloquized
we had soliloquized
you had soliloquized
they had soliloquized
Future
I will soliloquize
you will soliloquize
he/she/it will soliloquize
we will soliloquize
you will soliloquize
they will soliloquize
Future Perfect
I will have soliloquized
you will have soliloquized
he/she/it will have soliloquized
we will have soliloquized
you will have soliloquized
they will have soliloquized
Future Continuous
I will be soliloquizing
you will be soliloquizing
he/she/it will be soliloquizing
we will be soliloquizing
you will be soliloquizing
they will be soliloquizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been soliloquizing
you have been soliloquizing
he/she/it has been soliloquizing
we have been soliloquizing
you have been soliloquizing
they have been soliloquizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been soliloquizing
you will have been soliloquizing
he/she/it will have been soliloquizing
we will have been soliloquizing
you will have been soliloquizing
they will have been soliloquizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been soliloquizing
you had been soliloquizing
he/she/it had been soliloquizing
we had been soliloquizing
you had been soliloquizing
they had been soliloquizing
Conditional
I would soliloquize
you would soliloquize
he/she/it would soliloquize
we would soliloquize
you would soliloquize
they would soliloquize
Past Conditional
I would have soliloquized
you would have soliloquized
he/she/it would have soliloquized
we would have soliloquized
you would have soliloquized
they would have soliloquized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.soliloquize - talk to oneselfsoliloquize - talk to oneself      
talk, speak - exchange thoughts; talk with; "We often talk business"; "Actions talk louder than words"
Translations

soliloquize

[səˈlɪləkwaɪz]
A. VIdecir un soliloquio, monologar
B. VT "perhaps," he soliloquized-quizás -dijo para sí

soliloquize

vimonologisieren; (= talk to oneself)Selbstgespräche führen
vtzu sich selbst sagen
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Oh, that's all right, that's all right, give us a rest; never mind about the direction, HANG the direction -- I beg pardon, I beg a thousand pardons, I am not well to-day; pay no attention when I soliloquize, it is an old habit, an old, bad habit, and hard to get rid of when one's digestion is all disordered with eating food that was raised forever and ever before he was born; good land
He might have done worse," I heard my guardian soliloquize.
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Crackenthorp--a small blinking woman, who fidgeted incessantly with her lace, ribbons, and gold chain, turning her head about and making subdued noises, very much like a guinea-pig that twitches its nose and soliloquizes in all company indiscriminately-- now blinked and fidgeted towards the Squire, and said, "Oh, no--no offence.
When left alone, she occupies and apparently amuses herself, and seems quite contented; and so strong seems to be the natural tendency of thought to put on the garb of language, that she often soliloquizes in the FINGER LANGUAGE, slow and tedious as it is.
This cautionary aside affords him an opportunity to soliloquize upon the irony of light -- that it is able to hide as much as it reveals.
Lawyers interrupt judges, judges intimidate witnesses, witnesses soliloquize over guilt or innocence, ad infinitum.
As Humphreys has a lady-in-waiting soliloquize to the thirty-two-year-old Queen Elizabeth I in the mid-1600s, "The ice is new to us.
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To sleep, perchance to dream," a bleary-eyed Hamlet might soliloquize with a yawn, "Ay, that seems unlikely.