Examples from the Web for paradoxical
She would be such a target for conservatives, it may end up having a paradoxical effect on Democrats.Elizabeth Warren’s Biggest Donors Warn Her Not to Run for President|David Freedlander|July 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Phelps family, too, manifested a paradoxical blend of intellectual curiosity and abusive behavior-policing.‘Banished’ Lauren Drain on Growing Up in the Westboro Baptist Church|David Sessions|March 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This is the story of my education and my debt—a paradoxical combination.
Modernism may have been a heady project, but it could never escape the paradoxical longing to become museum classics.Robert Hughes: A Fierce Critic and Powerful Voice Now Silenced|Simon Schama|August 10, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This is a paradoxical situation that has little or no modern precedent, which makes it hard for people to accept.Michael Tomasky on the (Possible) Coming Obama Landslide|Michael Tomasky|August 4, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The writing is at times too paradoxical, leading to obscurity of thought.Gilbert Keith Chesterton|Patrick Braybrooke
Paradoxical as this sounds the explanation of it is of the most simple possible character.
This paradoxical doctrine, called nominalism, will not bear examination.
It is, however, as the originator of a variety of paradoxical theories that Hardouin is now best remembered.
Hence, though late, arose the paradoxical principle and salutary practice of toleration.