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rhetoric
the art of studying language persuasively
the art of studying language persuasivivly
rhetoric
characterized by an authoritive
dogmatic
dog-mat-ic
dogmatic
characterized by an authoritive
a verbal denuciation by using harsh insulting language
philippic
phil-ip-ic
phillippic
a verbal denuciation characterized by harsh, insulting language.
General, widespread
pandemic
pan-dem-ic
pandemic
general, widespread
naturally peaceful and tranquil
idyllic
idyl-lic
idyllic
naturally peaceful, tranquil
haveing to do with a hidden meaning
cryptic
cry-ptic
or
cryp-tic
cryptic
having to do with a hidden meaning
hot tempered quick to anger
choleric
chol-eric
choleric
hot tempered quick to anger
a slight trifle or sin
peccadillo
pecc-a-dillo
peccadillo
a slight trifle or sin
forcebly expressive
emphatic
emphatic
forcebly expressive
the management of details in an operation
logistics
log-is-tics
logistics
the mangagment of details in an operation
cautious; heedful of potiential dangers or consequences
circumspect
circumspect
cautious; heedful of potiential dangers or consequences
difficult to understand
abstract
ab-stract
abstract
difficult to understand
dead or inactive
defunct
de-fun-ct
defunct
dead or inactive
defunct
dead or inactive
brief and to the point; consice and terse
succinct
succ-in-ct
succinct
breif and to the point; consice and terse
capable of being touched or felt
palpable
palp-able
palpable
capable of being touched or felt
repsonsible, reliable for something
accountable
ac-count-able
accountable
expected to answer for ones actions, responsible for or reliable for
appearing as such; offered as genuin or real
ostensible
os-ten-sible
ostensible
appearing as such; offered as genuin or real
easily bent or twisted; easily persuaded or controlled
pliable
pli-able
pliable
easily persuaded or controlled; easily bent or twisted
skillful; deft
adroit
a-droit
adroit
skillful; deft
a small; inexpensive trinket
bauble
bau-ble
bauble
a small inexpensive trinket
trickery; underhandedness
skullduggery
skull-duggery
skullduggery
trickery; underhandness
helping; providing assistance
ancillary
an-cillary
ancillary
helping; providing assictance
characterized by sitting; accustom to doing little exercise.
sedentary
sed-en-tary
sedentary
characterized as doing little exercise; accustom to sitting
preformed with haste and with scant attention to detail
cursory
cur-sory
cursory
preformed with haste and with scant attention to detail
victimizing or destorying for ones personal gain
predatory
pre-dat-ory
predatory
victimizing or destorying for ones personal gain
looks alike on both sides of a dividing line
symmetry
sym-me-try
symmetry
looks alike on both sides of the dividing line
cheap in appearance or nature
tawdry
taw-dry
tawdry
cheaply vulgar in apperance or nature
capable of walking
ambulatory
am-bul-a-tory
ambulatory
capable of walking
blind or exessive devotion to something
idolatry
idol-a-try
idolatry
blind or exessive devotion to something
constisting of or realating to money
pecuniary
pecuniary
constisting of or realating to money
pecuniary
consisting of or realating to money
an unbroken veiw of a wide area
panorama
pan-o-rama
panorama
an unbroken veiw of a wide area
a long story
saga
saga
saga
a long story
a state of exessive fullness; superabundance
plethora
ple-thora
plethora
a state of exessive fullness; superabundance
rate of inclanation; a slope
gradient
gradient
a rate of inclinaton; a slope
a follower of a leader; a supporter
adherent
ad-here-nt
adherent
a follower of a leader; a supporter
a small hole
vent
vent
vent
a small hole
the proccess of arming for war
armament
arm-a-ment
armament
the process of arming for war
a sense that something is about to occur
presentiment
present-i-ment
presentiment
a sense that something is about to occur
fat; obese
corpulent
corpulent
fat; obese
to surround
circumvent
cir-cum-vent
circumvent
to surround
to make amends
atone
a-tone
atone
to make amends
entirely without; lacking
devoid
de-void
devoid
entirly without; lacking
full or supplied to the upmost
replete