Definition: a lengthy speech made either to oneself or to a theatrical audience by one of a play’s characters
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): monologue, aside
1. “To be or not to be” is the beginning of a very famous soliloquy seemingly spoken to Shakespeare’s Hamlet by Hamlet himself.
2. In a soliloquy, a stage character will reveal her deepest fears to the audience.
3. Alone on the stage, the actor delivered an intense soliloquy on his heartbroken emotions.