Definition of paradox

Common misspellings:
  • paridox (0.0%)
  • paraodox (27.3%)
  • pradox (18.2%)
  • pardox (0.0%)
  • parodox (36.4%)
  • paradaux (9.1%)
  • paradoy (0.0%)
  • paradoz (0.0%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
Examples of usage:
  1. The first paradox is that there are no degrees in vice - The Five Great Philosophies of Life by William de Witt Hyde

  2. It is indeed the position of an author to whom we have had frequent occasion to refer and whose love of paradox has not seldom led him into error that true Christianity is an enemy to patriotism - A Practical View of the Prevailing Religious System of Professed Christians, in the Middle and Higher Classes in this Country, Contrasted with Real Christianity. by William Wilberforce

  3. The paradox was too great the stakes too big their ideal too precious for critical examination - Public Opinion by Walter Lippmann