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Princeton's WordNet

  1. paradoxical, self-contradictoryadjective

    seemingly contradictory but nonetheless possibly true

    "it is paradoxical that standing is more tiring than walking"

  2. at odds(p), conflicting, contradictory, self-contradictoryadjective

    in disagreement

    "the figures are at odds with our findings"; "contradictory attributes of unjust justice and loving vindictiveness"- John Morley


  1. self-contradictoryadjective

    Of statements that contradict themselves, ultimately logically corrupting the statement.

    The statement "We agree to disagree on everything" is self-contradictory.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Self-contradictoryadjective

    contradicting one's self or itself

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of self-contradictory in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of self-contradictory in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Translations for self-contradictory

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  • selbst widersprüchlichGerman
  • sisäisesti, ristiriitainenFinnish
  • [[自己撞着]]の, [[自己矛盾]]したJapanese

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