To better see all uses of the word
axiom
in
Washington Square
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
axiom
Used In
Washington Square
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • It seemed to Catherine that if she were his sister she would disprove this axiom.
  • It came to Catherine with the force—or rather with the vague impressiveness—of a logical axiom which it was not in her province to controvert; and yet, though it was a scientific truth, she felt wholly unable to accept it.

  • There are no more uses of "axiom" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • We prove with axioms. We do not prove axioms, so we have to agree on a place to start.
  • It is an axiom of governance that power, once acquired, is seldom freely relinquished.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading