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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
Here again we catch a glimpse rather of a Socratic or Eristic than of a Sophist in the ordinary sense of the term.
He belonged to the fighting class, and was further distinguished as a hero of debate, who professed the eristic art.
Sokrates was much more Eristic than Protagoras, who generally manifested himself by continuous speech or lecture.
Sokrates — the most persevering and acute Eristic of his age.
Lucian's references to the school are as eristic or argumentative.The Works of Lucian of Samosata, v. 4|Lucian of Samosata