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Expressing ideas persuasively, forcefully, brilliantly, and in a way that calls for wholeheartedly assent and agreement from an intelligent listener

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Ameliorate is often wrongly used where alleviate is meant. Ameliorate is properly used to mean `improve’, not `make easier to bear’, so one should talk about alleviating pain or hardship, not ameliorating it. Word Origin and History for ameliorative. adj.