His comments are aphoristic or oracular, but often infused with wit.
They make the Court an oracular interpreter of the 225-year-old Constitution that serves as the most basic American law.
Greenspan cultivated an oracular air, his utterances vague and technocratic yet hinting at shamanistic powers.
In response to this oracular utterance, Rose merely bent lower over her plate.
Margaret was oracular and mysterious, and looked like a thundercloud.
"Keeping in good condition is about three-fourths of war," said Obed in an oracular tone.
"We're all like we're made," sounded the oracular accents of Mr. Peebles.
“A deteckative acquires dexterity in the way of capturing up the criminal classes,” he said with oracular yet modest simplicity.
And Marion delivered this speech with a most oracular and pretentious tone.
His method is gnomic, laconic, oracular; never persuasive or plausible.