appealing to one’s personal considerations or feelings about women, especially one’s prejudices against them.
- Ad fin.
to, toward, or at the end.
- Ad gloriam
- Ad hoc
for the special purpose or end presently under consideration: a committee formed ad hoc to deal with the issue. concerned or dealing with a specific subject, purpose, or end: The ad hoc committee disbanded after making its final report. Contemporary Examples Loubani and Greyson found themselves inside the Fateh Mosque, which had become an ad […]
- Ad hockery
reliance on temporary solutions rather than on consistent, long-term plans.