Origin of enthymeme
OTHER WORDS FROM enthymemeen·thy·me·mat·ic [en-thuh-mee-mat-ik], /ˌɛn θə miˈmæt ɪk/, adjective
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How to use enthymeme in a sentence
It is a common way of hiding a weak point to cover it in the suppressed premise of an enthymeme.English: Composition and Literature|W. F. (William Franklin) Webster
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.
In the bald, simple forms here set down, the syllogism and enthymeme are hardly suited to delivery in speeches.Public Speaking|Clarence Stratton
Logic proceeds by induction and syllogism, rhetoric by the enthymeme, and poetic by the example.Rhetoric and Poetry in the Renaissance|Donald Lemen Clark