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::: rhetoric - art of effective communication; art of using language effectively and persuasively; style of speaking or writing; grandiloquent language; Ex. political rhetoric; ADJ. rhetorical; CF. rhetorical question: question to which no answer is expected as ``Who knows it ?''
::: euphony - sweet sound; ADJ. euphonious
::: sophomoric - immature; half-baked; like a sophomore
::: obfuscate - confuse; muddle; cause confusion; make needlessly complex; make so confused as to be difficult to understand
::: resuscitate - revive; bring back to life or consciousness; Ex. resuscitate the drowned child
::: incubus - burden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
::: impel - drive or force onward; drive to take action; urge to action
::: miscreant - wretch; wrongdoer; villain; Ex. kindness to the miscreant; CF. believe
::: ramification - branching out; subdivision; one branch of a system; one of the results following from an action or decision; Ex. ramifications of a business/the decision
::: oratorio - dramatic poem set to music; long musical work with singing but without acting; CF. cantata