ad verrecundiam

ad ver·​re·​cun·​di·​am
¦ad-ˌve-rə-ˈkən-dē-ˌam -dē-əm
: to modesty
used of an argument

Word History

Etymology

Latin

First Known Use

1714, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of ad verrecundiam was in 1714

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“Ad verrecundiam.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ad%20verrecundiam. Accessed 29 Jan. 2023.

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