Word of the Day – Nov. 18 – Eristic

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    Dee Dee - Word of the Day
    Dee Dee – Word of the Day

    Adjective: Eristic (ih-RISS-tik)

    Definition: Characterized by disputatious and often subtle and specious reasoning.

    Sample sentence: Dialectical argument is a cooperative, two-sided truth-seeking art that requires a constructive and balanced attitude, whereas eristic dialogue is one-sided, quarrelsome, and antagonistic.

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