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Antanagoge Explained

Antanagoge at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Antanagoge \Ant`an*a*go"ge\, n. [Pref. anti- + anagoge.] (Rhet.)
A figure which consists in answering the charge of an
adversary, by a counter charge.

antanagoge at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: examples-right » sense=offsetting proposition|examples=He makes many good points, but he makes them disagreeably.

Etymology

Inter: etyl » grc Inter: term » ἀνταναγωγή|tr=antanagogē||a leading or bringing up|lang=grc

Pronunciation

Inter: rfp » lang=en

Noun

Inter: en-noun » -
  • Inter: rhetori » c Answering the charge of an adversary by a countercharge.
    1. Inter: rhetori » c Offsetting a proposition with an opposing proposition in one's own speech or writing.

      See also

      * Inter: pedi » a


    Translation: fr » antanagoge