Flashcards in Rhetorical vocab 141-160 Deck (20)
a ghost or ghostlike image of a person.
including or containing people from many different countries.
having or showing a lack of physical grace, elegance, or refinement.
behavior that is intended to impress or mislead.
the action or fact of making a specified thing smaller or less in amount, degree, or size.
open to new behavior or opinions and willing to discard traditional values.
forbidding or uninviting.
(of an organization or group) obtain exclusive possession or control of (a trade, commodity, or service).
the action, process, or result of combining or uniting.
a long essay on a particular subject, especially one written as a requirement for the Doctor of Philosophy degree.
make (a marriage or relationship) complete by having sexual intercourse.
a period of time in history or a person's life, typically one marked by notable events or particular characteristics.
having or showing an excessively high opinion of one's appearance, abilities, or worth.
spread throughout (something); pervade.
strengthen or support physically or mentally.
Definition of rattlebrain. : a flighty or thoughtless person.
ceremony and splendid display, especially at a public event.
praise (a person or their achievements) highly, especially in a public context.