|Source||Silva Rhetoricae (http://humanities.byu.edu/rhetoric/Silva.htm)|
|Synonyms||powerless, paradoxum, wondrer|
The expression of one's inability to believe or conceive of something; a type of faux wondering). As such, this kind of paradox is much like aporia and functions much like a rhetorical question or erotema.
It is unthinkable that this nation could compromise itself so quickly.
|Notes||In SA, the rhetorical figure is spelled inopinatum, but the list of figures on the right navigation spells it differently - inopinaturm (incorrect?)|
|Last Editor||Jacqueline Mok|