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synonyms for sophistic

On this page you'll find 40 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sophistic, such as: beguiling, deceiving, deceptive, deluding, delusive, and delusory.

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  • The reaction of the Socratic school against the sophistic may serve to illustrate the third stage of thinking.

  • Lack of merit may be so complete, so grotesque, that the composition affords to the sophistic eye a high order of comedy.

    Shandygaff | Christopher Morley
  • But what will become of our young gentleman, if he be attacked with the sophistic subtlety of some syllogism?

    The Essays of Montaigne, Complete | Michel de Montaigne
  • Hitherto such writers have confined their view mostly to speculative points, sophistic reasonings, and sarcastic interpellations.

    Imaginary Conversations and Poems | Walter Savage Landor
  • This consequence of the sophistic principles was drawn both by many of the Sophists themselves, and later by the Cyrenaics.

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