## "paradox" in the noun sense

logic) a statement that contradicts itself

"`I always lie' is a paradox because if it is true it must be false"

Source: WordNet® (An amazing lexical database of English)

WordNet®. Princeton University. 2010.

There is this paradox in pride - it makes some men ridiculous, but prevents others from becoming so. [ Colton ]

The word paradox is playable in Scrabble®, no blanks required.

(125 = 75 + 50)

(125 = 75 + 50)
(118 = 68 + 50)
(110 = 60 + 50)
(107 = 57 + 50)
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(68 = 18 + 50)

(125 = 75 + 50)
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(107 = 57 + 50)
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# paradox in Words With Friends™

The word paradox is playable in Words With Friends™, no blanks required.

(149 = 114 + 35)

(149 = 114 + 35)
(137 = 102 + 35)
(119 = 84 + 35)
(113 = 78 + 35)
(107 = 72 + 35)
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(107 = 72 + 35)
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(119 = 84 + 35)
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(107 = 72 + 35)
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