A figure of speech in which two words with opposing meanings are used together intentionally for effect.
Departure from the regular arrangement, general rule, or usual method; abnormality
A perplexing speech or text; a riddle.
The definition of ambiguity is a word or sentence that is not clear about the intention or meaning.
Nonsense is defined as words that have no actual meaning, behavior that is silly and foolish or is a word used to express disagreement.
The difference between a computed or estimated result and the actual value, as in mathematics
An error or fault resulting from defective judgment, deficient knowledge, or carelessness.
Contradiction or opposition, especially between two laws or rules.
A condition in which things tend to be contrary to each other; inconsistency; discrepancy
A novel, story, or play involving such an event, esp. one involving a crime and the gradual discovery of who committed it
Find another word for paradox. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for paradox, like: oxymoron, anomaly, enigma, ambiguity, absurdity, inconsistency, nonsense, puzzle, error, mistake and antinomy.