Persuasive Vocabulary

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Advocate

to speak or write in favor of; support or urge by argument

Mrs. Smallwood advocates in using strong vocabulary on the writting assessment.

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Denounce

to condemn openly or publicly

She denouced the daycare for mistreating her child.

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Detrimental

providing a disadvantage; harmful

Drugs can be detrimental to your health if not used for the right reasons.

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Analyze

to examine carefully and in detail in order to identify causes, key factors, and possible results

Before making an enethical decision, be sure and analyze the consequences.

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Reiterate

to say or do agian

Mrs. Smallwood must reiterate the instructions multiple times before the whole class follows them.

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Criticize

to judge the merits or faults of

She critized the girl in here decision to do drugs.

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Stance

a mental or emotional position

The delagets stance on the topic was favorable.

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Justify

to defent or uphold

The student justified his answer to get full credit for the assignment.

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Perspective

the state of one's ideas

One's perspective might differ from someone who has different ethics.

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Favorable

providing an advantage or opportunity

The representative voted favorable on the bill.