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Origin of eristic
OTHER WORDS FROM eristicer·is·ti·cal·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for eristic
He belonged to the fighting class, and was further distinguished as a hero of debate, who professed the eristic art.Sophist|Plato
Here, then, is a double indication of the connexion of the Parmenides with the Eristic school.Parmenides|Plato
According to Aristotle himself, therefore, the Dialectician is agonistic and eristic, just as much as the Sophist.Aristotle|George Grote
Sokrates was much more Eristic than Protagoras, who generally manifested himself by continuous speech or lecture.
Lucian's references to the school are as eristic or argumentative.The Works of Lucian of Samosata, v. 4|Lucian of Samosata