Clearly established or beyond dispute.
incontrovertible, incontestable, undeniable, irrefutable, unassailable, beyond dispute, unquestionable, beyond question, indubitable, not in doubt, beyond doubt, beyond a shadow of a doubt, unarguable, inarguable, undebatable, unanswerableView synonyms
- ‘He sought a new and apodictic foundation of human knowledge based on the liberation of man from the ancient and medieval tradition of the West.’
- ‘Both these types of phenomena are apodeictic realities.’
- ‘Not all of these nine statements are totally independent, and the list makes no claim for apodictic completeness or ultimate correctness.’
- ‘The truths that conceptual analysis arrives at are thus apodictic, rather like the truths of geometry.’
- ‘It would have a necessary influence, or what philosophers sometimes call apodictic force.’
Mid 17th century: via Latin from Greek apodeiktikos, from apodeiknunai ‘show off, demonstrate’.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.