Definition of oratio recta in English:

oratio recta

noun

Grammar
  • Direct speech.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From classical Latin ōrātiō recta from ōrātiō + recta, feminine of rectus straight, direct.

Pronunciation

oratio recta

/ɒˈreɪʃɪəʊ ˈrɛktə//ɒˈrɑːtɪəʊ ˈrɛktə/