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Definition of Antiphrastic
AntiphrasticAntiphrastic An`ti*phras"tic, Antiphrastical
An`ti*phras"tic*al, a. [Gr. ?.]
Pertaining to antiphrasis. -- An`ti*phras"tic*al*ly, adv.
Meaning of Antiphrastic from wikipedia
- (sigē), 'silence'; in Cl****ical Antiquity, the name was ****umed to be antiphrastic
, i.e. indicating
of the place contrary
to reality, since...
- m'apo corcau
("I did go to bed"). Use of the same particle
to express antiphrastic
formulas: Jai ses totu istudiatu, tue! ("You're so well educated!", that...
- Look up irony, antiphrastic
, ironic, or ironical
in Wiktionary, the free dictionary....
- "Right now as we speak, I'm going
to school"). It is also common
to use antiphrastic formulas which
to Italian, by means
of the particle
- an Italian
academy. Each member
of the Intronati adopted
a humorous, antiphrastic
pseudonym, Laura’s being
“la Sgraziata” or “the Graceless,” a characteristic...
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