HyperDic: ecphonesis

English > 1 sense of the word ecphonesis:
NOUNcommunicationecphonesis, exclamationan exclamatory rhetorical device
English > ecphonesis: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
MeaningAn exclamatory rhetorical device.
Synonymexclamation
Broaderrhetorical deviceA use of language that creates a literary effect (but often without regard for literal significance)
Spanishecfonesis, ecphonesis, exclamación
Catalanecphonesis, exclamació

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