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  • real
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How to use fallacious in a sentence

Some care, however, is necessary in applying this test, as in the hands of inexperienced persons it is sometimes fallacious.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
She evidently made up her mind that logic was a fallacious mode of inference, and determined to abandon it for the future.
THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
It appears to me that the fallacious reasoner, in his private thoughts, would not be likely to proceed beyond the first step.
A SYSTEM OF LOGIC: RATIOCINATIVE AND INDUCTIVEJOHN STUART MILL
The fallacious assumption implied in the query, quid Christianis cum regibus?
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
But it would appear that even the Colonel's theory was fallacious.
MRS. SKAGGS'S HUSBANDS AND OTHER STORIESBRET HARTE
But to anyone who has seriously studied the sexual life of the child, this logic is utterly fallacious.
THE SEXUAL LIFE OF THE CHILDALBERT MOLL
But applied philosophy itself relies on a fallacious, or, at best, inadequate source of motive power for ventilation.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, VOL. XV., NO. 388, JUNE 9, 1883VARIOUS
It makes me very bitter against this utterly mistaken and fallacious idea of ours.
PIANO MASTERYHARRIETTE BROWER
My Lords, we know very well what these fallacious blandishments too frequently are.
THE WORKS OF THE RIGHT HONOURABLE EDMUND BURKE, VOL. XI. (OF 12)EDMUND BURKE
Every signal of his coming proved fallacious, and our hopes were at length dismissed.
WIELAND; OR THE TRANSFORMATIONCHARLES BROCKDEN BROWN
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WORDS RELATED TO FALLACIOUS

  • awry
  • bad
  • confused
  • crooked
  • erring
  • erroneous
  • fallacious
  • false
  • faulty
  • flawed
  • foul
  • glitched up
  • haywire
  • imperfect
  • improper
  • inaccurate
  • inappropriate
  • incorrect
  • mistaken
  • out of order
  • sick
  • unfair
  • unlawful
  • unsuitable
  • untoward
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