Antithet An"ti*thet, n. [L. antitheton, fr. Gr. ?, ?, antithetic.] An antithetic or contrasted statement. --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

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  • antithet — noun ( s) Etymology: Latin, from Greek, from neuter of antithetos, from antitithenai archaic : antithesis 1 …   Useful english dictionary

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