Definition Of spiels


a long or fast speech or story, typically one intended as a means of persuasion or as an excuse but regarded with skepticism or contempt by those who hear it.

That didn't surprise me, because he definitely hadn't had time to breathe while delivering his spiel .

reel off; recite.

Early in the project, when asked by journalists, I simply spieled off theories of excarnation and an inverted underworld.

Example Of spiels

  • he delivers a breathless and effortless spiel in promotion of his new novel