(also known as: loaded words, loaded language, euphemisms)
Description: Substituting facts and evidence with words that stir up emotion, with the attempt to manipulate others into accepting the truth of the argument.
Person A claims that X is true.
Person A uses very powerful and emotive language in the claim.
Therefore, X is true.
By rejecting God, you are rejecting goodness, kindness, and love itself.
Explanation: Instead of just “not believing” in God, we are “rejecting” God, which is a much stronger term -- especially when God is associated with “goodness”.
I don’t see what’s wrong with engaging the services of a professional escort.
Explanation: That’s just a nice way of saying, “soliciting a hooker”. No matter what you call it, unless you live in certain parts of Nevada (or other parts of the world), it is still illegal.
Exception: Language is powerful and should be used to draw in emotions, but never at the expense of valid reasoning and evidence.