adverb see aphorism

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  • Aphoristically — Aph o*ris tic*al*ly, adv. In the form or manner of aphorisms; pithily. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • aphoristically — See aphorist. * * * …   Universalium

  • aphoristically — adverb a) in an aphoristic manner b) using or regarding aphorisms …   Wiktionary

  • aphoristically — adj. with an aphorism, with a maxim …   English contemporary dictionary

  • aphoristically — aph·o·ris·ti·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • aphoristically — adverb see aphoristic …   Useful english dictionary

  • aphoristic — aphoristically, adv. /af euh ris tik/, adj. 1. of, like, or containing aphorisms: His sermons were richly aphoristic. 2. given to making or quoting aphorisms. [1745 55; < Gk aphoristikós. See APHORIST, IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • aphorism — noun Etymology: Middle French aphorisme, from Late Latin aphorismus, from Greek aphorismos definition, aphorism, from aphorizein to define, from apo + horizein to bound more at horizon Date: 1528 1. a concise statement of a principle …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Friedrich Daniel Ernst Schleiermacher — (pronounced|ˈʃlaɪɐmaxɐ) (November 21, 1768 ndash; February 12, 1834) was a German theologian and philosopher known for his impressive attempt to reconcile the criticisms of the Enlightenment with traditional Protestant orthodoxy. He was also… …   Wikipedia

  • Alister MacKenzie — (born Wakefield, Yorkshire, England, 1870; died Santa Cruz, California, 1934) was a British golf course designer. MacKenzie was taught at Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Wakefield. He trained as a doctor, and served in the Second Boer War. He… …   Wikipedia

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