choplogical

choplogical
(a) крючкотворский; софистический

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  • choplogical — adjective Characterized by equivocation or by overly complex or specious argumentation; improperly reasoned. How! you choplogical rascal, peasants! Syn: chop logic …   Wiktionary

  • choplogical — adjective see choplogic II …   Useful english dictionary

  • choplogic — I. ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: chop (III) 1. : involved and often specious argumentation 2. obsolete : an absurdly argumentative person II. adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • chop|log|ic — «CHOP LOJ ihk», noun, adjective. –n. 1. sophistical or contentious argument; hairsplitting: »Its choplogic…ordains that a man who kills with a gun may be hanged while a man who kills with a knife may not (Punch). 2. Obsolete. a person who bandies …   Useful english dictionary

  • choplogic — /chop loj ik/, n. 1. sophistic or overly complicated argumentation. adj. 2. Also, choplogical. exhibiting or indulging in choplogic. [1520 30; CHOP2 + LOGIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • chop logic — 1. adjective Characterized by equivocation or by overly complex or specious argumentation; improperly reasoned. Many of the jokes are far past saving and a good bit of the chop logic word play is tedious word work …   Wiktionary


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