I usally hear the word compounds "well-said, well-spoken etc.." to express the appreciation of someone's speech or a useful idea, but I never heard such a single word to express that.

PS : I'm not searching for answers like : "To agree etc..." or general terms of "admitting/accepting things".

EDIT : I've found a useful interjection "Touche", but still wondering if it can be used in business speech.

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    Good, great, wonderful, excellent...may well express appreciation!! – user66974 Jul 15 '14 at 22:45
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    What's the context here? Why did you need one word? Applause works but that's zero words. – Rupe Jul 15 '14 at 23:02
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    'Amen' isn't just for Sundays. – Edwin Ashworth Jul 15 '14 at 23:02
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    "Amen" is probably the best answer. By the way, "well-spoken" means something else, to me. – Rupe Jul 15 '14 at 23:03
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    Touché comes from fencing (the sport, not outdoor boundary-marking), and indicates that you acknowledge a successful hit from your opponent. It's used when someone says something telling against you which you sheepishly accept. It's not a saying indicating approbation. – Andrew Leach Jul 15 '14 at 23:29

Brilliant is commonly used to refer in glowing terms to speeches/ideas.


'eloquent' might be the word you are looking for.

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