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glit·ter·ing gen·er·al·i·ty

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  1. glittering generality(Noun)

    An emotionally appealing term closely associated with highly-valued concepts and beliefs which convey or invoke conviction without supporting information or reason.

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  1. Glittering generality

    A glittering generality is an emotionally appealing word so closely associated with highly-valued concepts and beliefs that it carries conviction without supporting information or reason. Such highly-valued concepts attract general approval and acclaim. Their appeal is to emotions such as love of country and home, and desire for peace, freedom, glory, and honor. They ask for approval without examination of the reason. They are typically used by politicians and propagandists.

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How to say glittering generality in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of glittering generality in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of glittering generality in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Images & Illustrations of glittering generality

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