Forensic

By Matthew Tran

Definition

adj. Referring to legal proceedings or formal debate or rhetoric

n. The study or practice of formal debate (used with a singular verb)

Synonyms

  • Argumentative
  • Debatable
  • Rhetorical

Antonyms

  • Illegal
  • Informal
  • Definite

Sentences

  1. Forensic science has been used in court cases to identify the causes of specific deaths.
  2. Calvin's forensic speech moved the Senate to support the environmental bill.
Fat Guy Poetry - Eric Sequeira (2010 IHSA Forensics Poetry State Champion)

Start at 1:30 - 2:00

Forensic Poetry is entirely focused on poetry which attempts to question normality/societal norms