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Words nearby adversative asyndeton
Example sentences from the Web for adversative asyndeton
And this is what Homer has expressed by using the figure Asyndeton.On the Sublime|Longinus
Without the adversative, the colon is to be preferred: "Prosperity showeth vice: adversity, virtue."The Verbalist|Thomas Embly Osmun, (AKA Alfred Ayres)
Another example is, "Only the star dazzles; the planet has a faint, moon-like ray" (adversative).An English Grammar|W. M. Baskervill and J. W. Sewell
They are sometimes adversative; sometimes they are simply cumulative.The Greatest English Classic|Cleland Boyd McAfee
The que here has a slight adversative force, as is often the case with et.Cato Maior de Senectute|Marcus Tullius Cicero