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OTHER WORDS FROM prolepticpro·lep·ti·cal·ly, adverb
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How to use proleptic in a sentence
"Hopeless is here used in a proleptic or anticipatory way" (Hales).
The italics are ours, but the proleptic idea is a happy invention of the author himself.
The adjective is redundant and "proleptic," as the bird must be "enthralled" before it can be called "captive."
Proleptic: 'The flame-tips would become bright and furnish a good omen for your prayer'.
Is Mr. Rossetti acquainted with the proleptic use of adjectives and participles?Ephemera Critica|John Churton Collins