Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (1870–1938). Roget’s International Thesaurus. 1922.

Class IV. Words Relating to the Intellectual Faculties
Division (II) Communication of Ideas
Section III. Means of Communicating Ideas
2. Spoken Language

586. Allocution.

   NOUN:ALLOCUTION, alloquy [obs.], address; smoke talk, chalk talk [both colloq.]; speech [See Speech]; apostrophe, interpellation, appeal, invocation, salutation, salutatory [U. S.]; word in the ear.
  PLATFORM [See School]; plank [politics].
  AUDIENCE (interview) [See Interlocution].
  [FEIGNED DIALOGUE] dialogism.
   VERB:ADDRESS, speak to, accost, make up to [colloq.], apostrophize, appeal to, invoke; hail, salute; call to, halloo.
  lecture (make a speech) [See Speech]; preach, sermonize, harangue, spellbind.
  TAKE ASIDE, take by the button; talk to in private.
   INTERJECTION:soho! halloo! hey! hist! hi!