What does casuistic mean?

Definitions for casuisticˌkæʒ uˈɪs tɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. casuistic, casuistical(adj)

    of or relating to or practicing casuistry

    "overly subtle casuistic reasoning"

  2. casuistic, casuistical(adj)

    of or relating to the use of ethical principles to resolve moral problems


  1. casuistic(Adjective)

    Relating to casuistry (attempts to solve moral dilemmas by applying general rules).

  2. casuistic(Adjective)

    Overly subtle, hair-splitting.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Casuistic(adj)

    alt. of Casuistieal


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of casuistic in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of casuistic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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