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apropos
adj
fitting the occasion; suitable or apt
ascendancy
noun
controlling influence; domination
assess
verb
to analyze and determine the nature, value, or importance of
noun- assesment
aver
verb
to declare positively; to state as the truth
concede
verb
1) to admit to be true, often reluctantly
2) to grant or let have
deficient
adj
lacking
noun-deficiency
dogma
noun
an unproven principle or belief that is a belief held to be true
adj- dogmatic
overly positive and assertive about something that cannot be proven
embody
verb
1) to put an idea into a form that can be seen
2) to make part of a system; incoporate
impart
verb
1) to make known; disclose
2) to bestow
oratory
noun
the art of public speaking
noun- orator
a public speaker
adj- oratorical
propagate
verb
1) to reproduce
2) to cause to reproduce
3) to foster the spread of
noun- propagation
proponent
noun
someone who proposes or supports an idea; an advocate
rudimentary
adj
1) not yet fully developed
2) elementary
sojourn
noun
a visit or temporary stay
verb
to stay for awhile
vociferous
making one's feelings known in a loud way