noun, plural an·ag·no·ri·ses [an-ag-nawr-uh-seez, -nohr-] /ˌæn ægˈnɔr əˌsiz, -ˈnoʊr-/.
Origin of anagnorisis
Examples from the Web for anagnorisis
Historical Examples of anagnorisis
It was often associated with the anagnorisis or recognition.Play-Making
Now then for anagnorisis, comic peripeteia, division into acts, and the rest of the wallet!Two Sides of the Face
Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
Il Lasca, who deserves great credit for his perspicacity, carried on an unremitting warfare against the comedy of anagnorisis.Renaissance in Italy: Italian Literature
John Addington Symonds
noun plural -ses (-ˌsiːz)
Word Origin for anagnorisis
c.1800, from Latin, from Greek anagnorisis "recognition," from anagnorizein "to recognize."