Definition of "Speech" :
noun: the mental faculty or power of vocal communication
noun: a lengthy rebuke
noun: words making up the dialogue of a play
"The actor forgot his speech."
noun: your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally
"Her speech was barren of southernisms."
noun: (language) communication by word of mouth
"His speech was garbled."
noun: the exchange of spoken words
"They were perfectly comfortable together without speech."
noun: something spoken
"He could hear them uttering merry speeches."
noun: the act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience