- Persuasive and moving, especially in speech.
Eloquent does not equal boring.
Take weddings, for example. Change the white gown to red, exchange flowers for felt button bouquets, install a photo booth rather than a photographer, relocate the reception at a zoo, have a potluck dinner, and the event can still be persuasive and moving because - guess what? - it's personal. Personal is eloquent, even with stammering and unfinished hemlines.
That is why I think this is one of the most eloquent save the date "cards" I have ever read - er, seen: