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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. plausible glib talk (especially useful to a salesperson);
[syn: spiel, patter, line of gab]

VERB (2)

1. replay (as a melody);
- Example: "Play it again, Sam"
- Example: "She played the third movement very beautifully"
[syn: play, spiel]

2. speak at great length (about something);

Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

57 Moby Thesaurus words for "spiel": advertise, ballyhoo, bark, bat the breeze, beat the gums, bill, boost, build up, bulletin, chin, circularize, cry up, debate, declaim, demagogue, demagoguery, dramatics, elocute, establish, give a write-up, give publicity, harangue, hold forth, jaw, mouth, orate, out-herod Herod, patter, perorate, pitch, placard, plug, post, post bills, post up, press-agent, promote, publicize, puff, pyrotechnics, rabble-rouse, rant, read, recite, rodomontade, sales pitch, sales talk, sell, sensationalism, shoot the breeze, song and dance, spout, tub-thump, write up, yak, yakkety-yak, yap