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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of a group of Greek teachers in the 5th century BC who speculated on a wide range of subjects.

Usage examples (33)
  • There's a reason why you were called a sophist seneca...
  • The surging music and tremendous themes of the poet, the sweet persuasion of the sophist were a wonder and delight.
  • Luskin is the worst kind of sophist - the inept kind.
  • What makes a man a 'sophist' is not his faculty, but his moral purpose. for more
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