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  Words related to sophistication

Related / Similar Words: worldliness, sophism, sophistry, edification

 

Definition:
  • falsification by the use of sophistry; misleading by means of specious fallacies; "he practiced the art of sophistication upon reason";
  • the quality or character of being intellectually sophisticated through cultivation or experience or disillusionment;
  • being expert or having knowledge of some technical subject; "understanding affine transformations requires considerable mathematical sophistication";
  • a deliberately invalid argument displaying ingenuity in reasoning in the hope of deceiving someone;
  • uplifting enlightenment;

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    Hyponyms: disenchantment, disillusion, disillusionment

     

    Derivational Morphology: twist, twist around, pervert, convolute, sophisticate, enlighten, edify

     

     
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