Maieutic Definition

-tĭ-kəl
adjective
Designating or of the Socratic method of helping a person to bring forth and become aware of latent ideas or memories.
Webster's New World
Wiktionary

Origin of Maieutic

  • Greek maieutikos from maieuesthai to act as midwife from maia midwife, nurse mā-2 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

Find Similar Words

Find similar words to maieutic using the buttons below.

Words Starting With

Words Ending With

Unscrambles

maieutic