Predicate: stultify

Roleset id: stultify.01 , to cause to appear foolish or ridiculous, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

stultify.01: STULTIFY-V NOTES: Frames file for 'stultify' based on Verbnet entry 33. (from stultify.01-v predicate notes)


stultify (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer of appearance (vnrole: 33-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity appearing foolish (vnrole: 33-Theme)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument, fooling manner

Example: inconsistency

        He stultified himself by presenting unsound arguments and odd reasoning.

        Arg0: He
        Rel: stultified
        Arg1: himself
        Arg2: by presenting unsound arguments...