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30 Cards in this Set

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revoke
to cancel or put an end to
advocate
to be in favor of something
eloquent
powerful or moving
persuasive
have the power to change someone's thinking
audible
loud enough to be heard
respoonse
an answer
refrain
a repeated phrase
volume
loudness
resound
to ring out or echo loudly
oration
a formal speech on a special occasion
convocation
a group united for a particular purpose
audition
a performance used as a test
elocution
public speaking that emphasizes good delivery and gestures
evoke
to create a mental response
colloquial
informal or conversational
auditory
having to do with the sense of hearing
provoke
to cause anger or strong feeling
invoke
to call upon for help or protection
audio
having to do with sound; the sending, copying, or receiving of sounds
vocation
a calling for a particular kind of work
utter
to speak or make a sound
renounce
to give up or abandon
mute
to muffle or lessen sound
discourse
a friendly talk; a discussion written or spoken of a formal nature
fluent
able to speak smoothly and easily
verbose
using more words than needed
verbalize
to put thoughts into words
inquire
to try to find information
exaggerate
to overstate or make something more important than it is
lucid
easily understood