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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- Boldness or freedom of speech.

Usage examples (33)
  • We doubt whether the word parrhesia pleased Cleon, but it must have pleased
  • And it is such a speech as is elsewhere called parrhesia, -- that is, a freedom and liberty in the declaration of the truth conceived.
  • Tacitus, was certainly influenced by the use of parrhesia.
  • We conclude that in the late fifth century parrhesia became for more
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