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Definition of sophist noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    sophist

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    noun
    NAmE//ˈsɑfɪst//
     
     
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  1. 1a teacher of philosophy in ancient Greece, especially one with an attitude of doubting that statements are true
  2. 2a person who uses intelligent but wrong arguments
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: sophist