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Argumentum ad crumenam


Argumentum ad crumenam: An argumentum ad crumenam argument, also known as an argument to the purse, is the informal fallacy of concluding that a statement is correct because the speaker is rich.

  • also known as 訴諸富貴

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Google previewA Glance at Philosophy, Mental, Moral and Social (1848)

by Samuel Griswold Goodrich

of the multitude; the argumentum ad crumenam is an appeal to a man's purse or private interest, 80:.

Google previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 4 of 4: S-Z and supplements)

by Various

argumentum ad crumenam (L.), argument to the purse. argumentum ad rem (L.), argument to the purpose. argumentumbaculinum (L.), theargumentof thestick, clublaw—theultimate appeal.

Google previewA Law Dictionary (1969)

by J.A. Ballentine

Argumentum ad crumenam. An argument addressed to the purse. Argumentum ad hominem. A personal argument. Argumentum ad ignorantiam. An argument based upon the ignorance of the audience. Argumentum ad. verecundiam.

Google previewWorld Dictionary of Foreign Expressions (1999)

A Resource for Readers and Writers by Gabriel Adeleye, Kofi Acquah-Dadzie

argumentum ad crumenam n., pl. argumenta ad crumenam [L. argumentum argument, reasoning, inference (1); ad to, at, for, according to (2); crumenam money-bag, purse (3): reasoning to the purse.] Logic.

Google previewA Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms... (1898)

With an Appendix Embracing a Dictionary of Briticisms, Americanisms, Colloquial Phrases, Etc. ... by Bp. Samuel Fallows

Argumentum ad crumenam. [Lat.] An argument to the purse; an appeal to interest.

Google previewA Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of the English Language (1856)

Abridged from Webster's American Dictionary, with Numerous Synonyms, Carefully Discriminated by Noah Webster, Chauncey Allen Goodrich, John Walker

Argumentum ad crumenam. An Ab Initio , From the beginning. Alias, Otherwise, argument to the purse; an apAb origine.

Google previewThe American Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1897)

A ... Work of Reference to the English Language Defining Over 250,000 Words ... Containing Over One Hundred Maps and Diagrams and Nearly Four Thousand Illustrations

Argumentum ad crumenam, (Lat.) An argument directed to the purse or pocket. Argumentum ad fidem, (Lat.) An appeal to faith. Argumentum ad homiuem, (Lat.,) "an argument to the man." An argument deriving its force from its direct personal ...

Google previewGarner's Dictionary of Legal Usage (2011)

by Bryan A. Garner

argumentum ad crumenam), ...

Google previewThe Standard American Encyclopedia of Arts, Sciences, History, Biography, Geography, Statistics, and General Knowledge (1897)

by John Clark Ridpath

Argumentum ad crumenam, (Lat.) ...

Google previewA High-school Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1857)

by Noah Webster, William Greenleaf Webster

Argumentum ad crumenam, An argument to the ...

Google previewAn Explanatory and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language, with Synonyms (1856)

Abridged from the American Dictionary of Noah Webster

Argumentum ad crumenam. An argument to the purse; an ap- .peal to interest Argumentum ad hominem. An argument deriving its force from the situation of the person to whom It is addressed. Argumentum ad ignorantfam. Argument founded ...

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