Definitions for a fortioriɑ ˌfoʊr tɪˈoʊ ri; Eng. eɪ ˌfɔr ʃiˈɔr aɪ, eɪ ˌfoʊr ʃiˈoʊr aɪ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

a for•ti•o•ri*ɑ ˌfoʊr tɪˈoʊ ri; Eng. eɪ ˌfɔr ʃiˈɔr aɪ, eɪ ˌfoʊr ʃiˈoʊr aɪ(adv.)

  1. for a still stronger reason; even more certain; all the more.

    Category: Foreign Term

* Latin..

Princeton's WordNet

  1. a fortiori(adverb)

    with greater reason; for a still stronger, more certain reason

    "if you are wrong then, a fortiori, so am I"

Wiktionary

  1. a fortiori(Adverb)

    With stronger or greater reason; as a corollary implied by a stronger claim.

  2. a fortiori(Adjective)

    With stronger or greater reason; as a corollary implied by a stronger claim.

  3. Origin: From a and fortiori, comparative of fortis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. A fortiori

    with stronger reason

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