ab absurdo

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(borrowed) Latin

Pronunciation[edit]

(US) IPA(key): /ˌæb.əb.ˈsɚ.ˌdoʊ/, /ˌæ.ˌbæb.ˈsɚ.ˌdoʊ/, /ˌæ.ˌbæb.ˈzɚ.ˌdoʊ/

Adverb[edit]

ab absurdo (not comparable)

  1. From absurdity.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used to state that an assertion in an arguement is false due to its absurdity.