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impassive - without feeling; expressionless; imperturbable; stoical; Ex. impassive face
cognitive - having to do with knowing or perceiving related to the mental processes; N. cognition: the mental process of knowing
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 ?''
colloquial - pertaining to conversational or common speech; informal; N. colloquialism: colloquial expression
intuition - immediate insight; power of knowing without reasoning; ADJ. intuitive; V. intuit: know by intuition
tenet - doctrine; dogma
tactile - pertaining to the organs or sense of touch
poignancy - quality of being deeply moving; keenness of emotion; ADJ. poignant: touching; deeply moving; (of sorrow, grief, etc.) painful; keenly distressing to the mind; Ex. poignant memory/anxiety; CF. prick
senility - old age; feeblemindedness of old age; ADJ. senile: resulting from old age; showing the weakness of body or mind from old age; Ex. senile dementia
impetus - moving force; momentum; force of a moving body; incentive; stimulus; impulse