Sentence Examples with the word new-fangled

Socrates has some criticism for this new-fangled writing everyone is talking about: Their trust in writing, produced by external characters which are no part of themselves, will discourage the use of their own memory within them.

By the hypothetical he means the new-fangled analysis from a given proposition to more particular propositions, i.e.

Wallis having meanwhile published other works and especially a comprehensive treatise on the general principles of calculus (Mathesis universalis, 1657), he might take this occasion of exposing afresh the new-fangled methods of mathematical analysis and reasserting his own earlier positions.