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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 ?''
proletarian - member of the working class; blue collar guy; N. proletariat: working class (who have to work for wages)
fatuous - smugly and unconsciously foolish; inane; silly; N. fatuity, fatuousness
finesse - delicate skill; V: handle with finesse
slew - large quantity or number; Ex. slew of errands left
heresy - opinion contrary to popular belief; opinion contrary to accepted religion; ADJ. heretical; CF. heretic
fermentation - chemical reaction that splits complex organic compounds; unrest; agitation
unrequited - not requited; not reciprocated; Ex. unrequited love
vortex - whirlwind; whirlpool; center of turbulence; predicament into which one is inexorably plunged
reminiscent - suggestive of something (in the past); of reminiscence