Flashcards in Rhetorical Vocab 21-40 Deck (20)
the avoidance of excess or extremes, especially in one's behavior or political opinions.
a view of or attitude toward a situation or event; an opinion.
promotion or appointment to a position or office.
the subjection of someone or something to contemptuous and dismissive language or behavior.
accorded a great deal of respect, especially because of age, wisdom, or character.
a person's inherent qualities of mind and character.
relating to, enacted by, or suitable for a parliament.
physical or mental effort.
make (someone) feel annoyed, frustrated, or worried, especially with trivial matters.
become noticeable in an unwelcome or intrusive way.
the state or situation of being alone.
a union or association formed for mutual benefit, especially between countries or organizations.
the use of clever but unsound reasoning, especially in relation to moral questions; sophistry.
the Word of God, or principle of divine reason and creative order, identified in the Gospel of John with the second person of the Trinity incarnate in Jesus Christ.
state or assert that something is the case, typically without providing evidence or proof.
the state of being fascinated.
a painful feeling of humiliation or distress caused by the consciousness of wrong or foolish behavior.
using or expressing dry, especially mocking, humor.
the omission or absence of a conjunction between parts of a sentence.