Variants of eristic
Origin of eristic
Greek eristikos fond of wrangling, from erizein to wrangle, from eris strife
First Known Use: 1637
Rhymes with eristic
artistic, autistic, ballistic, Buddhistic, cladistic, cubistic, deistic, ekistic, faunistic, floristic, heuristic, holistic, hubristic, juristic, linguistic, logistic, meristic, monistic, patristic, phlogistic, puristic, simplistic, sophistic, statistic, stylistic, Taoistic, theistic, Thomistic, touristic, tropistic, truistic, veristic, Yahwistic
Definition of eristic
1 : a person devoted to logical disputation
2 : the art or practice of disputation and polemics
First Known Use of eristic
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