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truism

Saltos de línea: tru¦ism
Pronunciación: /ˈtruːɪz(ə)m
 
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Definición de truism en inglés:

sustantivo

1A statement that is obviously true and says nothing new or interesting: the truism that you get what you pay for
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It is a truism to say that humanity is gone out of journalism.
  • It is a truism to say that we describe the world through the lens our own experience.
  • It is a truism to say that fieldwork is a prerequisite to any sort of research on Neotropical birds.
Sinónimos
platitude, commonplace, cliché, hackneyed/trite/banal/overworked saying, stock phrase, banality, old chestnut, bromide;
maxim, axiom, saw
1.1 Logic A proposition that states nothing beyond what is implied by any of its terms.
Example sentences
  • The proof of the Proposition shows that the common truisms are precisely the elements of and unions of elements of, so any commonly known event is the consequence of a common truism.
  • No one denies the truism that the dreamer cannot really connect his dream with his waking past, which is one reading of this response.
  • Consider, however, the following four truisms about correlation.

Derivados

truistic

1
Pronunciación: /-ˈɪstɪk/
adjetivo
Example sentences
  • What I resolutely oppose is an unreflected resentment that offers no prospect for creativity or initiative, and contents itself with truistic descriptions of a necessarily inconsistent world.
  • Evidentialism is logically, psychologically, and, no doubt, historically prior to any such system; it is a truistic, pre-theoretic, typically implicit canon of rationality itself.
  • More typically, philosophers accept the truistic dictum I articulated above, and then proceed to interpret it in terms that only make sense if the hydraulic conception is implicitly taken for granted.

Words that rhyme with truism

egoismBabismcubism

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