sophistry Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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sophistrynoun [U]

uk   /ˈsɒf.ɪ.stri/  us   /ˈsɑː.fɪ-/ formal
the ​clever use of ​arguments that ​seemtrue but are really ​false, in ​order to ​deceivepeople
noun [C] uk   /ˈsɒf.ɪst/  us   /ˈsɑː.fɪst/
It was ​basically a ​selfishact, though no ​doubt a sophist would ​argue that it was done for the ​general good.
(Definition of sophistry from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sophistry”
in Chinese (Simplified) 似是而非的推论,诡辩术…
in Chinese (Traditional) 似是而非的推論,詭辯術…
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