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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Plausible but misleading.

Usage examples (31)
  • She introduced a sophistical method during the experiment.
  • But this is sophistical reasoning -- slipshod philosophy.
  • This type of argument was early felt to be sophistical: e.g.,
  • Let it not be claimed, even as a sophistical subterfuge, that the for more
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