IV. WORDS RELATING TO THE INTELLECTUAL FACULTIES; FORMATION OF IDEAS

Ill. MATERIALS FOR REASONING

Qualification.

[Nouns] qualification, limitation, modification, coloring.

allowance, grains of allowance, consideration, extenuating circumstances; mitigation.

condition, proviso, exception; exemption; salvo, saving clause; discount [more]; restriction.

[Verbs] qualify, limit, modify, leaven, give a color to, introduce new conditions, narrow, temper.

allow for, make allowance for; admit exceptions, take into account; modulate.

take exception.

[Adjectives] qualifying; conditional; exceptional (unconformable) [more].

hypothetical (supposed) [more]; contingent (uncertain) [more].

[Adverbs] provided, provided always; if, unless, but, yet; according as; conditionally, admitting, supposing; on the supposition of (theoretically) [more]; with the understanding, even, although, though, for all that, after all, at all events.

with grains of allowance, cum grano salis; exceptis excipiendis; wind and weather permitting; if possible [more].

subject to; with this proviso

[Phrases] "if the good lord is willing and the creeks don't rise".

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