# antistasis definition

• noun:
• The repetition of a word in an opposing good sense.
• Antanaclasis.
• In rhetoric, the reason of an action by the argument that if it had been omitted something notably worse could have taken place.

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• Definition for "antistasis"
• The repetition of a word in an opposing…
• Hyponym for "antistasis"
• antanaclasis