Words nearby enthymeme
Origin of enthymeme
OTHER WORDS FROM enthymemeen·thy·me·mat·ic [en-thuh-mee-mat-ik] /ˌɛn θə miˈmæt ɪk/, adjective
Examples from the Web for enthymeme
In the bald, simple forms here set down, the syllogism and enthymeme are hardly suited to delivery in speeches.Public Speaking|Clarence Stratton
The Enthymeme is a syllogism from Probabilities or Signs;77 the two being not exactly the same.Aristotle|George Grote
Aristotle used Enthymeme in the wider sense of an elliptically expressed argument.
One form of enthymeme is so common in modern rhetoric as to deserve a distinctive name.
Moreover the premises of an enthymeme are likely to rest on opinion rather than on axioms.Rhetoric and Poetry in the Renaissance|Donald Lemen Clark