aporia (plural: aporiae)

  1. a figure of speech in which the speaker pauses rhetorically to express uncertainty or doubt as to how to proceed: How can I describe the beauty of the desert?.
  2. An insoluble contradiction in a text"s meaning.
  3. Any kind of logical impasse suggested by a text or speaker.


impasse, paradox, contradiction

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6 letters in word "aporia": A A I O P R.

No anagrams for aporia found in this word list.

Words found within aporia:

aa ai aia air apio ar aria io oar oi op or ora pa pair par para pi pia pir po poa poi prao pro proa rai raia rap ria rip