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Origin of sophism
OTHER WORDS FROM sophisman·ti·soph·ism, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for sophism
The vagaries of sophism in the English-speaking world were hardly less prolific than in Continental Europe.The War Upon Religion|Rev. Francis A. Cunningham
The conclusion must naturally follow from the premises, otherwise the syllogism is invalid and constitutes a fallacy or sophism.Your Mind and How to Use It|William Walker Atkinson
But then it is a sophism to argue from thence that this immunity is the cause of my delight either on these or on any occasions.
The sophism which I am here combating will not stand the test of progression, which is the touchstone of principles.Essays on Political Economy|Frederic Bastiat
In the course of the next joint debate at Jonesboro', Mr. Lincoln easily disposed of this sophism by showing: 1.A Short Life of Abraham Lincoln|John G. Nicolay