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Definition of "tautological" [tau•to•log•ic•al]

  • Of, relating to, or using tautology (adjective)
  • Using repetition or excessive wordiness; pleonastic or circumlocutionary (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "tautological" in a sentence
  • "Oh, and 'tautology' or 'tautological' is used in two other places in that piece."
  • "Conventional women -- but was not the phrase tautological?"
  • "I think you should be able to recognize that so far, you have only made what I would call a tautological argument."
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