sophistically
adverb see sophistic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sophistically — Sophistic So*phis tic, Sophistical So*phis tic*al, a. [L. sophisticus, Gr. ?: cf. F. sophistique.] Of or pertaining to a sophist; embodying sophistry; fallaciously subtile; not sound. [1913 Webster] His argument . . . is altogether sophistical.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sophistically — See sophistic. * * * …   Universalium

  • sophistically — adverb In a sophistical fashion …   Wiktionary

  • sophistically — adv. in a sophistic manner, fallaciously, in a deceptive and misleading manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sophistically — so·phis·ti·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • sophistically — adverb see sophistical …   Useful english dictionary

  • sophistic — sophistically, adv. sophisticalness, n. /seuh fis tik/, adj. 1. of the nature of sophistry; fallacious. 2. characteristic or suggestive of sophistry. 3. given to the use of sophistry. 4. of or pertaining to sophists or sophistry. Also,… …   Universalium

  • Chop — Chop, v. t. [Cf. D. koopen to buy. See {Cheapen}, v. t., and cf. {Chap}, v. i., to buy.] 1. To barter or truck. [1913 Webster] 2. To exchange; substitute one thing for another. [1913 Webster] We go on chopping and changing our friends. L Estrange …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To chop logic — Chop Chop, v. t. [Cf. D. koopen to buy. See {Cheapen}, v. t., and cf. {Chap}, v. i., to buy.] 1. To barter or truck. [1913 Webster] 2. To exchange; substitute one thing for another. [1913 Webster] We go on chopping and changing our friends. L… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sophistic — or sophistical adjective Date: 15th century 1. of or relating to sophists, sophistry, or the ancient Sophists < sophistic rhetoric > < sophistic subtleties > 2. plausible but fallacious < sophistic reasoning > • sophistically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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