aposiopesi

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin aposiopesis, from Ancient Greek ἀποσιώπησις (aposiṓpēsis), from αποσιωπαν (aposiōpan, be silent).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: a‧po‧si‧o‧pè‧si

Noun[edit]

aposiopesi f (invariable)

  1. (rhetoric) aposiopesis, reticence

Synonyms[edit]