Ad hominem short for argumentum ad hominem, is a logical fallacy in which an
argument is rebutted by attacking the character, motive, or other attribute of the ...
Ad hominem attacks can take the form of overtly attacking somebody, or more
subtly casting doubt on their character or personal attributes as a way to discredit
An Ad Hominem is a general category of fallacies in which a claim or argument is
rejected on the basis of some irrelevant fact about the author of or the person ...
Definition, Usage and a list of Ad Hominem Examples in common speech and
literature. Ad hominem (Latin) means “against the man”.
Ad hominem definition, appealing to one's prejudices, emotions, or special
interests rather than to one's intellect or reason. See more.
Define ad hominem: appealing to feelings or prejudices rather than intellect — ad
hominem in a sentence.
argumentum ad hominem. (also known as: personal abuse, personal attacks,
abusive fallacy, damning the source, name calling, needling [form of], refutation
An ad hominem argument is one that is used to counter another argument; but, it
is based on feelings or prejudice, rather than facts, reason or logic. It is often a ...
Argumentum ad Hominem (abusive and circumstantial): the fallacy of attacking
the character or circumstances of an individual who is advancing a statement or ...
argumentum ad hominem. (also known as: appeal to motive, conflict of interest,
appeal to personal interest, argument from motives, questioning motives, vested