Flashcards in Unit 15 Deck (16):
Latin: means "to say, to order"
Dictate, malediction, benediction
V.(1) To speak aloud in order in order that one's words may be copied or recorded
V.(2) To give an order; to make necessary
N. A recital of words intended to harm; a curse
N. A blessing
Latin: means "to speak"
Locution, eloquent, colloquial
N. Style or action of speaking
Adj. Powerful and expressive
Adj. Of or relating to informal speech; conversational
Latin: means "to call"
Evocative, equivocate, advocate
Adj. Calling forth a vivid image or impression
V. To use misleading or confusing language
(1) V. To argue in favor of
(2) N. Someone who argues for
Syn: recommend; supporter
Ant: oppose; enemy
Latin: means "to shout or call"
Exclamatory, declaim, clamorous
Adj. Having a forceful, excited, or emotional tone
V. To speak loudly and with feeling