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sophistry
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
seemingly believable, but invalid arguments that display ingenuity in reasoning
  • If I lived with you as you desire, I should then be your mistress: to say otherwise is sophistical — is false.
    Chapter 27 (28% in)

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