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dyslogistic


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dyslogistic  \Dys`lo*gis"tic\,  a.  [Gr.  ?  ill,  bad  +  ?  discourse, 
  fr  ?  to  speak.] 
  Unfavorable;  not  commendatory;  --  opposed  to  {eulogistic}. 
 
  There  is  no  course  of  conduct  for  which  dyslogistic  or 
  eulogistic  epithets  may  be  found  --J.  F. 
  Stephen. 
 
  The  paternity  of  dyslogistic  --  no  bantling,  but  now 
  almost  a  centenarian  --  is  adjudged  to  that  genius  of 
  common  sense  Jeremy  Bentham.  --Fitzed. 
  Hall. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dyslogistic 
  adj  :  expressing  disapproval;  "dyslogistic  terms  like  `nitwit'  and 
  `scalawag'"  [syn:  {dislogistic},  {pejorative}] 




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