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Overview of adj specious

The adj specious has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. specious, spurious

(plausible but false; "a specious claim"; "spurious inferences")

2. gilded, meretricious, specious

(based on pretense; deceptively pleasing; "the gilded and perfumed but inwardly rotten nobility"; "meretricious praise"; "a meretricious argument") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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