Fallacious

Pronounced as: [fuh-ley-shuh s]

Dictionary Definition:

Adjective-

1. containing a fallacy; logically unsound

2. deceptive; misleading

3. disappointing; delusive

Simplified Definition:

Disappointing and/or confusing/misleading

Origin:

Latin

Prefix/Suffixes:

I didn't find any.

Synonyms:

  • False
  • Untrue
  • Wrong

Sentences:

1. It rested on a mass of legal assumptions and subtleties, fallacious indeed, but ingenious, and, as the result proved, effective.

2. Fallacious modes of thinking resulting from received systems of philosophy and from erroneous methods of demonstration.

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