HyperDic: sophistry

English > 1 sense of the word sophistry:
NOUNcognitionsophistry, sophism, sophisticationa deliberately invalid argument displaying ingenuity / ingenuity in reasoning in the hope of deceiving someone
English > sophistry: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningA deliberately invalid argument displaying ingenuity / ingenuity in reasoning in the hope of deceiving someone.
Synonymssophism, sophistication
Broaderfallacy, false beliefA misconception resulting from incorrect reasoning
Spanishargucia, sofisma, sofismo, sofista, sofistería
Catalansofisma, sofista, sofística

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