Bedeutung von "paradox" - als Fremdsprache


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈpærədɒks/

a situation that seems very strange or impossible because of two opposite qualities or facts

paradoxical uk us /ˌpærəˈdɒksɪkəl/ adjective

involving a paradox:

It seems paradoxical to me but if you drink hot tea, it seems to cool you down.
paradoxically adverb

(Definition von "paradox" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)