ad hominem

Pronounced: ad HOM-uh-nuhm (alt: ahd HOM-uh-nuhm), adj Notes: I’ve run across this phrase, but I have misunderstood us Yesterday’s word The word lodestar means “someone or something that serves as a guiding principle, model, inspiration, ambition, etc.” First usage This word came into English in the later 1300s Background / Comments Our word comes fromContinue reading “ad hominem”