On this page:
Definition of the noun Acrasia
What does Acrasia mean as a name of something?
Acrasia is a genus of Geometridae, described by Rogenhofer in 1875.
- synonym: genus Acrasia
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Insecta
- order: Lepidoptera
- family: Geometridae
- species Acrasia crinita
Acrasia is a genus of Acrasiaceae.
- synonym: genus Acrasia
- kingdom: Protozoa
- phylum: Percolozoa
- class: Heterolobosea
- order: Acrasida
- family: Acrasiaceae
- genus: Acrasis
Acrasia is a kind of Heterolobosea.
Alternative definition of the noun Acrasia
- lacking self-control
- synonym: acrasy
Acrasia is a genus of moth in the family Geometridae.
Phrases with Acrasia
- Acrasia Crinita
- Genus Acrasia
- Bellerus Acrasia
- Lophocomus Acrasia
- Protentomon acrasia
- Proturentomon Acrasia
- Kuschelachertus Acrasia
- Species Bellerus Acrasia
- Species Lophocomus Acrasia
- species Protentomon acrasia
- Species Proturentomon Acrasia
- Species Kuschelachertus Acrasia
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Acrasia
Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):
Spenser's Anatomy of Heroism (1970)
A Commentary on 'The Faerie Queene' by Maurice Evans
Acrasia is the mother of all forms of cerebral eroticism, including that of Cymochles, the voyeur who watches the...
by Alex Davis
Acrasia is the enchantress in Book II of the Faerie Queene, Lyndaraza an equivalent figure in Margaret Tyler's translation, The Mirrour of Princely Deedes and Knighthood (London: T. Este, 1578), sigs. T8v-U2r. The two figures would bear ...
Dictionary of Philosophy (2002)
by Alan Lacey
Acrasia. (Akrasia) . See INCONTINENCE. Action.
by Christopher W. Bruce
ACRASIA A beautiful sorceress in Spenser's The Faerie Queene who ruled the Bower of Bliss, a garden that contained ...
Dictionary of Early English (1955)
by Joseph T. Shipley
acrasia. Intemperance. Used nine times by Spenser who in THE FA.ERIE QuEENE (1596) personifies Acrasy as the Enchantress of ...
Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
— « To come where vile Acrasia does wonne, ENCHASE Acrasia, a false enchaunteress, » m J That many errant knights hath foule fordonne. ' Spenser. Faerie Queene, book L can. 1 .
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
Acrasia plural. Acrasiales. Mycology, a class of cellular slime molds noted for both plant and animal characteristics; usually classified in the division Myxomycota. (From a Greek word meaning "bad mixture.") acrasia Psychology, the absence of ...
by Michael Proudfoot, A.R. Lacey
Also called acrasia (akrasia), weakness ofwill.The'Socraticparadox' that no one errs willingly (for a willing errorisnotanerror)raisesthe problem whether one can act against one's better judgement, be the judgement moral or prudential, etc.
by Stuart Sutherland
acrasia. A pathological lack of self- control. acroaesthesia. Hypersensitivity in the bodily extremities. acroanaesthesia . Loss of sensation in one or more of the bodily extremities. acrocephaly.
by A. Pablo Iannone
akrade see determinism akrasia Also spelled acrasia, this is a Greek term meaning ...
by Simon Blackburn
access accessibility relation accident accident, fallacy of the accidentalism accidie Achilles and the Tortoise acosmism acquaintance and description acrasia action action at a distance active euthanasia activism actobject ambiguity actobject ...
Second Edition by John W. Collins, Nancy Patricia O'Brien
acrasia (See akrasia) ACT (See Action for Children's Television) ACT (See American College Testing) ACTE (See Association for ...
A Dictionary of Psychology (2015)
by Andrew M. Colman
acrasia See akrasia. acrolect n. The most prestigious variety of a language within a speech community, such as *Received Pronunciation in Britain. See also dialect, idiolect, lect. Compare basilect, mesolect.
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Acrasia
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:
Video language resources about Acrasia
Click on an item to play that video:
- Acrasia Meaning
Video shows what acrasia means. lack of self-control, excess, intemperance. acrasia synonyms: acrasy. Acrasia Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio ...
- Acrasia - Rainbow Clouds
Download the full album from Ektoplazm...
- Twilight Paramore (Acrasia "Blank Page")
OMG! Si Hayley kumakanta ng Blank Page... Song: Blank Page...
- Acrasia - Circle
Circle (Lyrics) Let's start from here Mend your broken heart Let's start from here And feel the emptiness inside Figure out what it could be And how possibly it ...
- Alain de Botton: Acrasia, or Misty by Midday | 92Y Talks
- Acrasia - Meredith (Music Video)
The Music Video for 'Meredith' by Acrasia. A Self-Titled Debut Full Length will be coming soon. Soundcloud Page...
- ACRASIA - "UTTERED" LIVE!
Now hear this...O foolish and senseless people.... An Original Song First Played Live! Laguna's Rocking Pride event feat. Typecast and Acrasia at Rafters Music ...
- Transformers-Iron Man Music Video (Acrasia " Vanish")
"Vanish" Enjoy...for all the fans and supporters of Acrasia Band. Clips taken from Iron Man and Transformers. SINOPSIS Producida por Steven Spielberg, ...
- Acrasia At His Best
Scrabble value of A1C3R1A1S1I1A1
The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the second edition of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of ACRASIA
What do you get if you rearrange the letters?
See also the blanagrams of Acrasia!
Share this page
Go to the thesaurus of Acrasia to find many related words and phrases!