Flashcards in Rhetorical vocab 101-120 Deck (20)
the state of being unaware or unconscious of what is happening.
(of speech or writing) expressing praise and commendation.
anxiety or fear that something bad or unpleasant will happen.
showing or caused by strong feelings or a strong belief.
(especially of a theory or argument) appearing neat and comprehensive only by ignoring the true complexities of an issue; superficial.
the arrangement of words and phrases to create well-formed sentences in a language.
the art of effective or persuasive speaking or writing, especially the use of figures of speech and other compositional techniques.
formal and dignified.
a place of burial for a dead body, typically a hole dug in the ground and marked by a stone or mound.
not being what it purports to be; false or fake.
make (someone) legally or morally bound to an action or course of action.
Macbeth definition is - a Scottish general who is the protagonist of Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth.
an uneducated and unsophisticated person from the countryside.
the notes of a chord played in succession, either ascending or descending.
noisy and difficult to control.
the reduction of costs or spending in response to economic difficulty.
military weapons and equipment.
(especially of change or action) relating to or affecting the fundamental nature of something; far-reaching or thorough.