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Another word for casuistry

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Noun
  1. Plausible but invalid reasoning

    See also:

    correct

    true

Another word for casuistry

Noun
      1. Sophism
      2. Plausible but fallacious argumentation.
      3. Unsound or misleading but clever, plausible, and subtle argument or reasoning
      1. That which is falsely or delusively believed or propagated; false belief; error in belief.
      2. (Psychiatry) A false, persistent belief maintained in spite of evidence to the contrary
      3. A false belief that is resistant to confrontation with actual facts.
      1. The act or an instance of evading.
      2. An evading; specif., an avoiding of a duty, question, etc. by deceit or cleverness
      3. A means of evading; a subterfuge.
    See also:

    fallacy

    lie

    trick