Gorgias Glossary

Gorgias Glossary

Rhetoric

effective or persuasive speaking or writing

beautification

making visual improvements to a person, place, or thing

oration

a formal speech

temperance

abstinence from

lawfulness

legitimate

pleasant

happy satisfaction

nonretentive

to retain something

dispel

to eliminate

secretions

to discharge a substance

bewitch

to enchant

hearers

to listen in

base

to be on the lowest rungs of society

blamable

reprehensible

praisable

commendable

unworthy

undeserving

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