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fallacy British & World English

A mistaken belief, especially one based on unsound arguments

fallacy English Thesaurus

the fallacy that we all work from nine to five

pathetic fallacy British & World English

The attribution of human feelings and responses to inanimate things or animals, especially in art and literature

intentional fallacy British & World English

(In literary theory) the fallacy of basing an assessment of a work on the author’s intention rather than on one’s response to the actual work

fallacy of composition British & World English

The error of assuming that what is true of a member of a group is true for the group as a whole


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