sophistic

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adjective so·phis·tic \sä-ˈfi-stik, sə-\
variants: or

sophistical

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Definition of sophistic

  1. 1 :  of or relating to sophists, sophistry, or the ancient Sophists sophistic rhetoric sophistic subtleties

  2. 2 :  plausible but fallacious sophistic reasoning

sophistically

play \sä-ˈfi-sti-k(ə-)lē, sə-\ adverb

15th Century

First Known Use of sophistic

15th century



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