paralipsis definition

  • noun:
    • Alternative spelling of paraleipsis.
    • See paraleipsis.
    • A pretended or recommended omission for rhetorical impact, generally introduced by “I say-nothing of,” “not to say,” or the love.
    • recommending by intentionally concise therapy that a lot of importance is omitted

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