casuist definition

  • noun:
    • A person who is expert in or directed at casuistry.
    • somebody who resolves cases of conscience or moral responsibility.
    • an individual who attempts to specify precise and precise rules when it comes to way of each and every scenario of behavior
    • a person who is competent in, or directed at, casuistry.
    • One versed in or using casuistry; one that scientific studies and resolves situations of conscience, or great points with regards to conduct.
    • therefore An over-subtle reasoner; a sophist.
    • somebody whose reasoning is subdued and frequently specious
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to relax and play the casuist.
  • others:
    • to relax and play the section of a casuist.

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