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paradox

Synonyms of paradox in English:

noun

  • the apparent paradox of simultaneous unemployment and skilled-labour shortages
    contradiction, contradiction in terms, self-contradiction, inconsistency, incongruity, anomaly, conflict;
    absurdity, oddity, enigma, puzzle, mystery, conundrum
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