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PARADOXICAL

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does paradoxical mean? 

PARADOXICAL (adjective)
  The adjective PARADOXICAL has 1 sense:

1. seemingly contradictory but nonetheless possibly true

  Familiarity information: PARADOXICAL used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PARADOXICAL (adjective)


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Meaning:

Seemingly contradictory but nonetheless possibly true

Synonyms:

paradoxical; self-contradictory

Context example:

it is paradoxical that standing is more tiring than walking

Similar:

incomprehensible; inexplicable (incapable of being explained or accounted for)


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