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spurious

adjective
 
 
/ˈspjʊə.ri.əs/ US  /ˈspjʊr.i-/
false and not what it appears to be, or (of reasons and judgments) based on something that has not been correctly understood and therefore false
虛假的,欺騙的;(原因、判斷)謬誤的
Some of the arguments in favour of shutting the factory are questionable and others downright spurious.
贊成關閉工廠的那些論據,有些值得質疑,另一些則明顯站不住腳。
WrongTrue, real, false, and unreal
Translations of “spurious”
in Russian ложный, кажущийся…
in Turkish sahte, aldatıcı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 虚假的,欺骗性的, (原因、判断)谬误的…
in Polish fałszywy, błędny…
(Definition of spurious from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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