What does AD HOMINEM mean?

AD HOMINEM meaning in General Dictionary

A phrase put on an appeal or debate addressed towards the maxims passions or passions of a person

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  • attracting private considerations (in place of to fact or reason)
  • A phrase applied to an appeal or argument resolved to the maxims, passions, or passions of a person.

AD HOMINEM meaning in Law Dictionary

To the individual. A term utilized in reasoning with reference to your own argument.


AD HOMINEM meaning in Etymology Dictionary

c.1600, Latin, virtually "to a person," from advertising "to" (see ad-) + hominem, accusative of homo "man" (see homunculus).


AD HOMINEM - German to English

ad hominem


AD HOMINEM meaning in General Dictionary

A phrase put on an appeal or argument addressed to the concepts, passions, or interests of a person.


Sentence Examples with the word AD HOMINEM

Sequence which is the more known in ordine ad hominem in the case of the causal principle differs from merely psychological conviction is not made fully clear.

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