| Share
 

Acroamatics

Acroamat′ics

Esoterical lectures; the lectures of Aristotle, which none but his chosen disciples were allowed to attend. Those given to the public generally were called exoteric. (Acroamatic is a Greek word, meaning “delivered to an audience”, to attend lectures.)

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

More on Acroamatics from Infoplease:

  • Acroamatics - Acroamatics Acroamat′ics Esoterical lectures; the lectures of Aristotle, which none but his ...
  • Acroatic - Acroatic Acroat′ic Same as esoteric. (See Acroamatics.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and ...
  • Dictionary of Phrase and Fable: A - Definitions, origins, and illustrative excerpts for words, phases, and literary allusions starting with "A"

Related Content


24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring