: a statement that cannot be empirically verified
especially : a statement made in a poem
: a sentence that is grammatically correct yet fails to express a total sense (as in the sentence "the true is more identical than the beautiful")

Word History


pseud- + statement

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“Pseudostatement.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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