fallacy[ fal-uh-see ]SEE DEFINITION OF fallacy
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FALLACY
His want of success arose from the insufficiency, not the fallacy, of theory.
Do not commit the fallacy of sitting down for a little rest.
There is no need of a long explanation to show the fallacy of this idea.
Godwin, in all this, reproduces the current fallacy of his generation.
A few minutes served to convince her of the fallacy of this expectation.
The fallacy of the argument has been exposed by more than one critic.
That the distinction is a fallacy is obvious; it is almost acknowledged to be so by Socrates himself.
There is a fallacy, too, in comparing unchangeable laws with a personal governor.
What yesterday we believed to be fallacy, to-day we know to be the truth.
It may be remarked in this place, that the fallacy of human reasoning is shown in every moment.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR FALLACY
- cop out
- double entendre
- double meaning
- double talk
- quibbling routine
- song and dance
- weasel word