Meaning of PARADOX in English

PARADOX

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ apparent , seeming ( esp. AmE )

▪ great

▪ central , fundamental

▪ curious , interesting , strange

VERB + PARADOX

▪ create , pose , present

The facts pose something of a ~.

▪ address , explore

▪ reveal

▪ explain , resolve , solve

PREPOSITION

▪ ~ about

The ~ about time is that it seems to go faster as we become older and less active.

▪ ~ between

the ~ between the real and the ideal

▪ ~ in

the ~ in the relationship between creativity and psychosis

▪ ~ of

The author tackles one of the deepest ~es of life.

PHRASES

▪ by a curious ~

By a curious ~, the team became less motivated the more games it won.

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