March 30th, 2019

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Word of the Day 03/30/19 Fallacy

Fallacy (noun)
fallacy [fal-uh-see]
(previously 05-04-13)

noun, plural fal·la·cies.
1. a deceptive, misleading, or false notion, belief, etc.: That the world is flat was at one time a popular fallacy.
2. a misleading or unsound argument.
3. deceptive, misleading, or false nature; erroneousness.
4. Logic . any of various types of erroneous reasoning that render arguments logically unsound.
5. Obsolete . deception.

RELATED WORDS
falsehood, deception, misinterpretation, untruth, heresy, paradox, inconsistency, cavil, perversion, delusion, miscalculation, bias, casuistry, artifice, evasion, quirk, ambiguity, speciousness, sophistry, deviation

NEARBY WORDS
fall-off, falla, falla, manuel de, fallacious, fallaciously, fallacy of composition, fallacy of division, fallacy of many questions, fallal, fallback

SYNONYMS
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1. misconception, delusion, misapprehension.

Origin: 1350–1400; < Latin fallacia a trick, deceit, equivalent to fallac- (stem of fallax ) deceitful, fallacious + -ia -y; replacing Middle English fallace < Middle French

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Slow Sated Sunday

Hello all. Welcome to another Slow Sated Sunday.

Today's theme is going to be cuddling. Anything from curling up on the couch watching movies to snuggling in bed or anything in between.

Write 250 words or create 2 icons/1 banner. Anything from fluffy smut to outright porn will be happily accepted.

Thank you to everyone who has contributed something. :)

Happy creating.

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