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apologia Explained

apologia at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C] [Date: 1700-1800; Language: Late Latin; Origin: APOLOGY]// formal a statement in which you defend an idea or organization that you believe in// apologia for// --an apologia for the Christian church//

apologia at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

32 Moby Thesaurus words for "apologia":
apologetic, apologetics, apology, argument, argumentation, bicker,
bickering, casuistry, clarification, contention, controversy,
defense, disputation, dispute, elucidation, explanation, flyting,
hassle, hubbub, interpretation, justification, litigation,
logomachy, paper war, passage of arms, polemic, polemics, rhubarb,
set-to, verbal engagement, war of words, wrangling

apologia at Portuguese => English Of Explained:

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apologia at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

apologia
n : a formal written defense of something you believe in
strongly [syn: {apology}]

apologia at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
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Pronunciation

* Inter: a » US Inter: IPA » /ˌæp.əˈloʊ.dʒi.ə/

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • A written defense of a position or belief.
    1. Although Ive enumerated some of the academic traditions and debates that have animated this book, it is not my purpose to offer a full apologia in these brief pages.'' - 1999 Preface from "Gender Trouble" by Judith Butler

      Synonyms

      * apology


    Finnish

    Noun

    Inter: fi-nou » n
  • apologia

    Declension

    Inter: fi-decl-kulkija » apologi

  • Italian

    Etymology

    Inter: etyl » grc|it Inter: suffix » |logia|lang=it
    Inter: wikipedia » lang=it

    Noun

    Inter: it-noun » apologi|f|a|e
  • apology, apologia

    Related terms

    * apologetico
    • apologista


    Translation: cs » apologia
    Translation: de » apologia
    Translation: et » apologia
    Translation: eu » apologia
    Translation: fr » apologia
    Translation: ko » apologia
    Translation: io » apologia
    Translation: id » apologia
    Translation: it » apologia
    Translation: ku » apologia
    Translation: mk » apologia
    Translation: mg » apologia
    Translation: fj » apologia
    Translation: pl » apologia
    Translation: pt » apologia
    Translation: ru » apologia
    Translation: fi » apologia
    Translation: tl » apologia
    Translation: ta » apologia
    Translation: vi » apologia
    Translation: zh » apologia

  • apología at English (WD) Of Explained:

    ==Spanish==

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » LL.|es Inter: term » apologia, from Inter: etyl » grc|es Inter: term » ἀπολογία|tr=apologia|sc=polytonic||a speech in defence, from Inter: term » ἀπόλογος|sc=polytonic|tr=apologos||an account, story, from Inter: term » ἀπό|sc=polytonic|tr=apo||from, off + Inter: term » λόγος|tr=logos|sc=polytonic||speech.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /a.po.lo.ˈxi.a/|lang=es

    Noun

    Inter: es-noun » f
  • apology; eulogy, defense

    Related terms

    * Inter: l » es|apologético

    See also

    * Inter: l » es|apologética

  • Translation: es » apología
    Translation: eu » apología
    Translation: fr » apología
    Translation: ko » apología
    Translation: io » apología
    Translation: mk » apología
    Translation: mg » apología
    Translation: pl » apología
    Translation: fi » apología
    Translation: ta » apología
    Translation: zh » apología