sophistication love


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Enlightenment or education.
  • n. Cultivated intellectual worldliness; savoir-faire.
  • n. Deceptive logic; sophistry.
  • n. Falsification or contamination.
  • n. Complexity
  • n. The act of sophisticating; adulteration.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of sophisticating; adulteration.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act or process of sophisticating.
  • n. The process of perverting or misleading by sophistry; hence, loosely, any perversion or wresting from the proper course; a leading or going astray.
  • n. Adulteration; debasement by meaus of a foreign admixture.
  • n. A sophism; a quibble; a specious fallacy.
  • n. That which is adulterated or not genuine; the product of adulteration.
  • n. A means of adulteration; any substance mixed with another for the purpose of adulteration.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. being expert or having knowledge of some technical subject
  • n. the quality or character of being intellectually sophisticated and worldly through cultivation or experience or disillusionment
  • n. a deliberately invalid argument displaying ingenuity in reasoning in the hope of deceiving someone
  • n. falsification by the use of sophistry; misleading by means of specious fallacies
  • n. uplifting enlightenment


sophisticate +‎ -ion (Wiktionary)



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