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  1. beg the question(Verb)

    To engage in the logical fallacy of begging the question (petitio principii).

  2. beg the question(Verb)

    To raise or prompt a question.

  3. Origin: * petitio principii.


  1. Beg the Question

    Beg the Question is a graphic novel by Bob Fingerman. It chronicles the trials and tribulations of Rob, a squeamish freelance cartoonist/pornographer, and Sylvia, a beauty salon manager with loftier aspirations, with a supporting cast featuring Jack, an unhappily celibate literary stalker; Max, a lovesick wannabe Lothario; Matt, the Godzilla-collecting, stripper-dating rich kid in denial; Maddie, Sylvia's lesbian old flame; Elvis, the mordant and very corpulent smut editor; and others. Beg the Question was nominated for an Ignatz Award and two Eisner Awards.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of beg the question in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of beg the question in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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