ad feminam

adjective ad fe·mi·nam \ (ˈ)ad-ˈfe-mə-nəm , -ˌäm \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of ad feminam

:marked by or being an attack on a woman's character rather than an answer to the contentions made — compare ad hominem

Origin and Etymology of ad feminam

borrowed from New Latin, literally, "to the woman"


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