paradoxical definition

  • adjective:
    • Having self-contradictory properties.
    • associated with nature of a paradox.
    • Inclined to paradoxes, or even tenets or notions contrary to received views.
    • seemingly contradictory but nonetheless perhaps true
  • others:
    • of nature of a paradox; described as paradoxes; apparently outrageous, however true.
    • Inclined to paradox or even to principles or notions contrary to received viewpoints: applied to people.

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