Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine

Word of the Day 02/12/17 Paralogize

Paralogize (verb)
paralogize [puh-ral-uh-jahyz]

verb (used without object), paralogized, paralogizing.
1. to draw conclusions that do not follow logically from a given set of assumptions.

Also, especially British, paralogise.

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Origin: 1590-1600; < Medieval Latin paralogizāre < Greek paralogízesthai to reason falsely, equivalent to parálog(os) (see para-, logos) + -izesthai -ize

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