Vocabulary #5

Vocabulary #5 - 1 Fallacy noun A deceptive misleading or...

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1. Fallacy , noun. A deceptive, misleading, or false notion, belief, etc. “That the world is flat was at one time a popular fallacy.” Source : online reading 2. Congregate , verb. To come together; assemble, especially in large numbers. “People waiting for rooms congregated in the hotel lobby.” Source : online reading 3. Reticent , adj. disposed to be silent or not to speak freely; reserved. “He is initially reticent, unsure of the motives for my questions.” Source : online reading 4. Smuggle , verb. To import or export (goods) secretly, in violation of the law, especially without payment of legal duty. “These DVDs are often smuggled by criminal networks involved in large scale piracy.” Source : online reading 5. Cobweb , noun. A web spun by a spider, esp. one spun indoors that has gathered dust. “Have your furniture and carpets professionally cleaned, remove cobwebs from the ceiling corners, remove dust from under the bed.” Source : online reading 6. Epideictic , Adj. designed primarily for rhetorical display. “He did a epideictic
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