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Related / Similar Words: contradiction in terms

 

Definition:
  • the speech act of contradicting someone; "he spoke as if he thought his claims were immune to contradiction";
  • (logic) a statement that is necessarily false; "the statement `he is brave and he is not brave'' is a contradiction";
  • opposition between two conflicting forces or ideas;

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    Hyponyms: antinomy, paradox, dialectic

     

    Derivational Morphology: contradict, negate, contravene

     

    Anagrams: air-condition

     

     
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