Definition of Proposition

Proposition n. means: A complete sentence, or part of a sentence consisting of a subject and predicate united by a copula; a thought expressed or propounded in language; a from of speech in which a predicate is affirmed or denied of a subject; as, snow is white.

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Proposition n. means: A complete sentence, or part of a sentence consisting of a subject and predicate united by a copula; a thought expressed or propounded in language; a from of speech in which a predicate is affirmed or denied of a subject; as, snow is white.

Meaning of Proposition

Proposition (n.) means: A complete sentence, or part of a sentence consisting of a subject and predicate united by a copula; a thought expressed or propounded in language; a from of speech in which a predicate is affirmed or denied of a subject; as, snow is white.

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Corollary (n.): Something which follows from the demonstration of a proposition; an additional inference or deduction from a demonstrated proposition; a consequence.

Lemma (n.): A preliminary or auxiliary proposition demonstrated or accepted for immediate use in the demonstration of some other proposition, as in mathematics or logic.

Proposition (n.): That which is proposed; that which is offered, as for consideration, acceptance, or adoption; a proposal; as, the enemy made propositions of peace; his proposition was not accepted.

Passage (v. i.): In parliamentary proceedings: (a) The course of a proposition (bill, resolution, etc.) through the several stages of consideration and action; as, during its passage through Congress the bill was amended in both Houses. (b) The advancement of a bill or other proposition from one stage to another by an affirmative vote; esp., the final affirmative action of the body upon a proposition; hence, adoption; enactment; as, the passage of the bill to its third reading was delayed.

Maxim (n.): An established principle or proposition; a condensed proposition of important practical truth; an axiom of practical wisdom; an adage; a proverb; an aphorism.

Mode (n.): The form in which the proposition connects the predicate and subject, whether by simple, contingent, or necessary assertion; the form of the syllogism, as determined by the quantity and quality of the constituent proposition; mood.

Propositional (a.): Pertaining to, or in the nature of, a proposition; considered as a proposition; as, a propositional sense.

Subcontrary (n.): A subcontrary proposition; a proposition inferior or contrary in a lower degree.

Axiom (a.): A self-evident and necessary truth, or a proposition whose truth is so evident as first sight that no reasoning or demonstration can make it plainer; a proposition which it is necessary to take for granted; as, "The whole is greater than a part;" "A thing can not, at the same time, be and not be."

Sorites (n.): An abridged form of stating of syllogisms in a series of propositions so arranged that the predicate of each one that precedes forms the subject of each one that follows, and the conclusion unites the subject of the first proposition with the predicate of the last proposition

Affirmative (n.): That which affirms as opposed to that which denies; an affirmative proposition; that side of question which affirms or maintains the proposition stated; -- opposed to negative; as, there were forty votes in the affirmative, and ten in the negative.

Disjuncttion (n.): A disjunctive proposition.

Protasis (n.): A proposition; a maxim.

Subalternant (n.): A universal proposition. See Subaltern, 2.

Thesicle (n.): A little or subordinate thesis; a proposition.

Proposition (n.): The act of setting or placing before; the act of offering.

Preposition (n.): A proposition; an exposition; a discourse.

Convert (v. t.): To change (one proposition) into another, so that what was the subject of the first becomes the predicate of the second.

Subalternate (n.): A particular proposition, as opposed to a universal one. See Subaltern, 2.

Rest (n.): Those not included in a proposition or description; the remainder; others.

Desitive (n.): A proposition relating to or expressing an end or conclusion.

Affirmative (a.): Expressing the agreement of the two terms of a proposition.

Colligate (v. t.): To bring together by colligation; to sum up in a single proposition.

Assumption (n.): The minor or second proposition in a categorical syllogism.

Proponent (n.): One who makes a proposal, or lays down a proposition.

Porime (n.): A theorem or proposition so easy of demonstration as to be almost self-evident.

Philosopheme (n.): A philosophical proposition, doctrine, or principle of reasoning.

Objector (n.): One who objects; one who offers objections to a proposition or measure.

Enounce (v. t.): To announce; to declare; to state, as a proposition or argument.

Irenicon (n.): A proposition or device for securing peace, especially in the church.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Proposition

Meaning of USP

USP means: Unique Selling Proposition

Meaning of Predicate

Predicate means: A proposition or argument.

Meaning of pass

pass means: A proposition or sexual advance.

Meaning of BAT ALONG

BAT ALONG means: Bat along is American and Canadian slang for to discuss an idea, proposition, etc. informally.

Meaning of make a pass at someone

make a pass at someone means: To proposition; to make a sexual advance.

Meaning of Corollary

Corollary means: Something which follows from the demonstration of a proposition; an additional inference or deduction from a demonstrated proposition; a consequence.

Meaning of Lemma

Lemma means: A preliminary or auxiliary proposition demonstrated or accepted for immediate use in the demonstration of some other proposition, as in mathematics or logic.

Meaning of Proposition

Proposition means: That which is proposed; that which is offered, as for consideration, acceptance, or adoption; a proposal; as, the enemy made propositions of peace; his proposition was not accepted.

Meaning of Passage

Passage means: In parliamentary proceedings: (a) The course of a proposition (bill, resolution, etc.) through the several stages of consideration and action; as, during its passage through Congress the bill was amended in both Houses. (b) The advancement of a bill or other proposition from one stage to another by an affirmative vote; esp., the final affirmative action of the body upon a proposition; hence, adoption; enactment; as, the passage of the bill to its third reading was delayed.

Meaning of Maxim

Maxim means: An established principle or proposition; a condensed proposition of important practical truth; an axiom of practical wisdom; an adage; a proverb; an aphorism.

Meaning of Mode

Mode means: The form in which the proposition connects the predicate and subject, whether by simple, contingent, or necessary assertion; the form of the syllogism, as determined by the quantity and quality of the constituent proposition; mood.

Meaning of Propositional

Propositional means: Pertaining to, or in the nature of, a proposition; considered as a proposition; as, a propositional sense.

Meaning of Subcontrary

Subcontrary means: A subcontrary proposition; a proposition inferior or contrary in a lower degree.

Meaning of Axiom

Axiom means: A self-evident and necessary truth, or a proposition whose truth is so evident as first sight that no reasoning or demonstration can make it plainer; a proposition which it is necessary to take for granted; as, "The whole is greater than a part;" "A thing can not, at the same time, be and not be."

Meaning of Sorites

Sorites means: An abridged form of stating of syllogisms in a series of propositions so arranged that the predicate of each one that precedes forms the subject of each one that follows, and the conclusion unites the subject of the first proposition with the predicate of the last proposition

Meaning of Affirmative

Affirmative means: That which affirms as opposed to that which denies; an affirmative proposition; that side of question which affirms or maintains the proposition stated; -- opposed to negative; as, there were forty votes in the affirmative, and ten in the negative.

Meaning of Disjuncttion

Disjuncttion means: A disjunctive proposition.

Meaning of Protasis

Protasis means: A proposition; a maxim.

Meaning of Subalternant

Subalternant means: A universal proposition. See Subaltern, 2.

Meaning of Thesicle

Thesicle means: A little or subordinate thesis; a proposition.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Disarticulator

Disarticulator means: One who disarticulates and prepares skeletons.

Meaning of Foxfish

Foxfish means: The european dragonet. See Dragonet.

Meaning of Laniary

Laniary means: Lacerating or tearing; as, the laniary canine teeth.

Meaning of Paragraph

Paragraph means: To divide into paragraphs; to mark with the character /.

Meaning of Waste

Waste means: To procure or sustain a reduction of flesh; -- said of a jockey in preparation for a race, etc.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of GO BELLY UP

GO BELLY UP means: Go belly up is slang for to die.Go belly up is slang for to fail, collapse, break down.Go belly up is slang for to give in, yield, submit.

Meaning of NO FT

NO FT means: No FT is British criminal slang for no comment.

Meaning of Dialed

Dialed means: To pull an action off beautifully. Acronym for sketchy.

Meaning of Bowl of red

Bowl of red means: Chili soup

Meaning of Scoff away, scuff away

Scoff away, scuff away means: To blow away, drive away, impel.

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