Dictionary

major premise

noun

Definition of MAJOR PREMISE

:  the premise of a syllogism containing the major term

First Known Use of MAJOR PREMISE

1821

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: Major ProphetPrevious Word in the Dictionary: major planetAll Words Near: major premise
April 18, 2015
wimple Hear it
to veil, ripple, or meander
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears