Ipse dixit, Latin for "he himself said it", is a term used to identify and describe a
sort of arbitrary dogmatic statement, which the speaker expects the listener to ...
Ipse Dixit. [Latin, He himself said it.] An unsupported statement that rests solely
on the authority of the individual who makes it. A court decision, for example, that
ipse dixit. (ip-sah dicks-it) v. Latin for "he himself said it," meaning the only proof
we have of the fact is that this person said it.
Feb 28, 2016 ... Ipse dixit is a Latin phrase meaning "He himself said it." It refers to what is
basically an appeal to authority, with oneself as the authority. In other ...
A dogmatic and unproven statement. Meaning, pronunciation and example
sentences, English to English reference content.
Oct 4, 2013 ... Federal Rule of Evidence 702 provides that. A witness who is qualified as an
expert by knowledge, skill, experience, training, or education may ...
The term ipse dixit is the Latin equivalent of the Greek autos epha, referring to
Pythagoras, as in, The master (Pythagoras) said it so it must
Ipse Dixit. (ip-see>b>dix-it) Latin for "he himself said it." A statement that, while
unsupported and unproven, may carry some weight based solely on the authority
From Latin ipse (“himself”) dīxit (“he said”), third-person singular perfect active
of dīcō (“say, speak”), meaning "he himself said it", a calque of Ancient Greek ...
Definition of IPSE DIXIT: He himself said it; a bare assertion resting on the
authority of an in- dividual.