Examples from the Web for peripety
But Theodore Kremer, who very possibly never heard of peripety, would do exactly the same thing.Seeing Things at Night|Heywood Broun
In the third act of Othello we have a peripety handled with consummate theatrical skill.
When a pupil brings in a play in favor of polygamy, Baker declines to argue but talks instead about peripety.Pieces of Hate|Heywood Broun
Two parts of the Plot, then, Peripety and Discovery, are on matters of this sort.The Poetics|Aristotle
Has the conception of the peripety, as an almost obligatory element in drama, any significance for the modern playwright?