Daily Archives: September 26, 2014

Enantiosis

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

It’s generally a good idea to tell the truth, but sometimes it gets innocent people killed.

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