Definition of Epanodos

1. Noun. Recapitulation of the main ideas of a speech (especially in reverse order).

Category relationships: Rhetoric
Generic synonyms: Recap, Recapitulation, Review



2. Noun. Repetition of a group of words in reverse order.
Category relationships: Rhetoric
Generic synonyms: Repetition

Definition of Epanodos

1. n. A figure of speech in which the parts of a sentence or clause are repeated in inverse order

Definition of Epanodos

1. Noun. (rhetoric) Repetition of a sequence of word or phrases in reverse order ¹

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Definition of Epanodos

1. a recapitulation of the chief points [n -ES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Epanodos

epactal bones
epactal ossicles
epacts
epagoge
epagoges
epagogic
epagomenal
epalate
epalrestat
epamniotic
epamniotic cavity
epanadiplosis
epanalepsis
epanaphora
epanastrophe
epanodos (current term)
epanody
epanorthosis
epanthous
eparch
eparchial
eparchic
eparchies
eparchs
eparchy
eparsalgia
eparterial
eparterial bronchus
epatant
epaule

Literary usage of Epanodos

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1. Sacred Literature: Comprising a Review of the Principles of Composition Laid by John Jebb (1820)
"And the justice of this explanation was, I trust, sufficiently established by examples of epanodos, derived both from the Scriptures of the Old Testament, ..."

2. An Introduction to the Critical Study and Knowledge of the Holy Scriptures by Thomas Hartwell Horne (1852)
"1 Having established the justice of this explanation by examples of epanodos, derived from the Scriptures, as well as from the best classic authors, ..."

3. Quintilian's Institutes of Oratory: Or, Education of an Orator by Quintilian (1876)
"Parenthesis and apostrophe, 22—26. Effect of figures on the hearer, 27. Emphatical repetition of words, 28—34. epanodos or regression, 35, 36. ..."

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