An error in reasoning; flaw or defect in argument
Sophistry is the deliberate use of a false argument with the intent to trick someone or a false or untrue argument.
An absurd idea or thing
An instance of actions and/or schemes fabricated to mislead and/or delude someone into errantly believing a lie or inaccuracy.
The application of general principles of ethics to specific problems of right and wrong in conduct, in order to solve or clarify them
Plausible but invalid reasoning
The state, quality, or character of being sophisticated
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