Flashcards in Rhetorical Vocab 1-20 Deck (20)
useful and informative.
the state or quality of conforming to conventionally accepted standards of behavior or morals.
physical or mental weakness.
allow oneself to enjoy the pleasure of.
a quality that evokes pity or sadness.
subject to one or more conditions or requirements being met; made or granted on certain terms.
having or showing zeal.
a mental condition characterized by delusions of persecution, unwarranted jealousy, or exaggerated self-importance, typically elaborated into an organized system. It may be an aspect of chronic personality disorder, of drug abuse, or of a serious condition such as schizophrenia in which the person loses touch with reality.
having no particular interest or sympathy; unconcerned.
the use of a word referring to or replacing a word used earlier in a sentence, to avoid repetition, such as do in I like it and so do they.
respect and admiration, typically for a person.
be lying, situated, or kept in a particular place.
an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference.
a person who uses deception to deprive someone of money or possessions.
behavior that conforms to accepted standards of morality or respectability.
the state of being parallel or of corresponding in some way.
make or repair (a cask or barrel).
arousing pity, especially through vulnerability or sadness.
the forming or devising of a plan or idea.