Übersetzung von “paradox” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /ˈpær.ə.dɒks/ us /ˈper.ə.dɑːks/

a situation or statement that seems impossible or is difficult to understand because it contains two opposite facts or characteristics

It’s a curious paradox that drinking a lot of water can often make you feel thirsty.
paradoxical adjective uk /ˌpær.əˈdɒk.sɪ.kəl/ us /ˌper.əˈdɑːk-/

It seems paradoxical to me, but if you drink a cup of hot tea it seems to cool you down.
paradoxically adverb uk /ˌpær.əˈdɒk.sɪ.kəl.i/ us /ˌper.əˈdɑːk-/

(Übersetzung von “paradox” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)