Paralogize
Paralogize Pa*ral"o*gize, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Paralogized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Paralogizing}.] [Gr. paralogi`zesqai.] To reason falsely; to draw conclusions not warranted by the premises. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • paralogize — index distort Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • paralogize — (Amer.) v. draw conclusions not based on the premises; reason misleadingly (also paralogise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • paralogize — /peuh ral euh juyz /, v.i., paralogized, paralogizing. to draw conclusions that do not follow logically from a given set of assumptions. Also, esp. Brit., paralogise. [1590 1600; < ML paralogizare < Gk paralogízesthai to reason falsely, equiv. to …   Universalium

  • paralogize — pa·ral·o·gize …   English syllables

  • paralogize —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌjīz intransitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Medieval Latin paralogizare, from Greek paralogizesthai, from paralogos + izesthai, middle & passive form of izein ize : to reason falsely : to draw conclusions not warranted by the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Paralogized — Paralogize Pa*ral o*gize, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Paralogized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Paralogizing}.] [Gr. paralogi zesqai.] To reason falsely; to draw conclusions not warranted by the premises. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Paralogizing — Paralogize Pa*ral o*gize, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Paralogized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Paralogizing}.] [Gr. paralogi zesqai.] To reason falsely; to draw conclusions not warranted by the premises. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • paralogized — paralogize (Amer.) v. draw conclusions not based on the premises; reason misleadingly (also paralogise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • paralogizes — paralogize (Amer.) v. draw conclusions not based on the premises; reason misleadingly (also paralogise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • paralogizing — paralogize (Amer.) v. draw conclusions not based on the premises; reason misleadingly (also paralogise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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