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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 ...

Your logical fallacy is ad hominem


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  ...

Ad Hominem | Definition of Ad Hominem by Merriam-Webster

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1 : appealing to feelings or prejudices rather than intellect. 2 : marked by or being an attack on an opponent's character rather than by an answer to the ...

Argumentum ad hominem - RationalWiki


May 7, 2016 ... An argumentum ad hominem (from the Latin for "to the person") is a logical fallacy that occurs when one attacks the person making an ...

Argumentum Ad Hominem - Philosophy Home Page


Argumentum ad Hominem (abusive and circumstantial): the fallacy of attacking the character or circumstances of an individual who is advancing a statement or ...

ad hominem fallacy - The Skeptic's Dictionary - Skepdic.com


Oct 19, 2015 ... Ad hominem is Latin for "to the man." The ad hominem fallacy occurs when one asserts that somebody's claim is wrong because of something ...

Logical Fallacy: Argumentum ad Hominem - The Fallacy Files


Describes and gives examples of the informal logical fallacy of ad hominem.

Urban Dictionary: Ad hominem

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An attack upon an opponent in order to discredit their arguement or opinion. Ad hominems are used by immature and/or unintelligent people because t...

Ad Hominem - Examples and Definition of Ad Hominem


Definition, Usage and a list of Ad Hominem Examples in common speech and literature. Ad hominem (Latin) means “against the man”.

<i>argumentum ad hominem</i> - OneGoodMove


Attacking the Person (argumentum ad hominem). Definition: The person presenting an argument is attacked instead of the argument itself. This takes many ...

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Fallacy: Ad Hominem - Nizkor


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 ...

Ad hominem | Define Ad hominem at Dictionary.com


Ad hominem definition, appealing to one's prejudices, emotions, or special interests rather than to one's intellect or reason. See more.

Ad Hominem (Abusive) - Logically Fallacious


Ad hominem attacks are usually made out of desperation when one cannot find a decent counter argument. Example #2: Tony wants us to believe that the origin ...