paradox: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (par'u-doks"), [key]
- a statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory or absurd but in reality expresses a possible truth.
- a self-contradictory and false proposition.
- any person, thing, or situation exhibiting an apparently contradictory nature.
- an opinion or statement contrary to commonly accepted opinion.
- paradox (Thesaurus)