Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Usually insubstantial words or actions intended to convince or impress: resorted to hand waving instead of arguing rationally.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Discussion or argumentation involving approximation, vagueness, educated guessing, or the attempt to explain or excuse vagaries.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.