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Assertion
A declaration or statement.
Clarity
Clearness in thought or expression.
Cogent
Convincing; reasonable.
Coherent
Logically connected.
Cohesive
Condition of sticking together.
Didactic
Intended to instruct.
Discourse
Verbal expression or exchange; conversation.
Eloquence
The ablility to speak vivdly or persuasively.
Emphasize
To give special attention to something, to stress.
Fluid
Easily flowing.
Implication
The act of suggesting or hinting.
Lucid
Easily understood; clear.
Pundit
An authority who expresses his/her opinions.
Rhetoric
The are of using language effectively and persuasively.
Arbiter
A Judge who decides a disputed issue.
Biased
Prejudiced
Exculpate
To free from guilt or blame.
Impartial
Not in favor of one side or the other, unbiased.
Incontrovertible
Indisputable; not open to question.
Integrity
Trustworthiness; completeness.
Jurisprudence
The philosophy of science of law.
Objectively
Treating facts without influence from personal feelings or prejudices.
Penitent
Expressing remorse for one's misdeeds.
PLausible
Seemingly valid or acceptable; credible.
Substantiated
Supported with proof or evidence; verified.
Vindicated
Freed from blame.
Condescending
Treating people as weak or inferior.
Contemptous
Feeling hatred; scornful.
Despotic
Exercising absolute power; tyrannical.
Dictatorial
Domineering; oppressively overbearing.