Vocab 5 and 6

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20 terms

apologist

a person who speaks in the defense of something or somebody

dissuade

to discourage from doing something

dupe

to take advantage or trick someone

fallacy

false belief

imply

to hit or suggest

indisputable

beyond question or debate

infer

to draw conclusion from evidence

red herring

something that draws attention from main issue

refute

to prove to be false

substantiate

to support with evidence

accolade

great praise

adulation

excessive praise or flattery

anathema

something greatly hated

commend

to give approval or praise

critique

a detailed review

eulogy

a tribute to someone who has died

homage

publicly expressed honor or respect

laudable

worthy of praise and respect

quibble

to complain about something not important

reproach

to criticize

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