antanagoge

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English[edit]

Examples (offsetting proposition)

He makes many good points, but he makes them disagreeably.

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek ἀνταναγωγή ‎(antanagōgḗ, a leading or bringing up)

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Noun[edit]

antanagoge ‎(uncountable)

  1. (rhetoric) Answering the charge of an adversary by a countercharge.
  2. (rhetoric) Offsetting a proposition with an opposing proposition in one's own speech or writing.

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Noun[edit]

antanagoge f (uncountable)

  1. (rhetoric) antanagoge (answering the charge of an adversary by a countercharge)