paralipsis

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n paralipsis suggesting by deliberately concise treatment that much of significance is omitted
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Paralipsis See Paraleipsis.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n paralipsis A pretended or suggested omission for rhetorical effect, usually introduced by “I say nothing of,” “not to mention,” or the like.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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