Enantiosis


Enantiosis (e-nan-ti-o’-sis): Using opposing or contrary descriptions together, typically in a somewhat paradoxical manner.

Generosity is a good thing, but it can leave you all alone and empty-handed.

  • Post your own enantiosis on the “Comments” page!

Definition courtesy of “Silva Rhetoricae” (rhetoric.byu.edu)

2 responses to “Enantiosis

  1. Sheryl Zettner

    What a nice blog! I like this example of enantiosis and the idea behind this website. 🙂

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