ad misericordiam

adverb (or adjective) ad mi·se·ri·cor·di·am \ˌad-mə-ˌzer-ə-ˈkȯr-dē-ˌam, -dē-əm\

Definition of ad misericordiam

  1. :  to compassion or pity —used of an argument

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Origin and Etymology of ad misericordiam


First Known Use: 1813

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to cast off or become cast off

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