parembole definition

  • noun:
    • A kind of rhetorical parenthesis. The insertion of something concerning the topic in the middle of a period.
    • a type of parenthesis.
    • In rhetoric, the insertion of some thing regarding the topic in the exact middle of a period, or what is placed; an explanatory expression having a closer connection with the framework than a parenthesis. Also referred to as paremptosis.
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