Definition of paradoxology in US English:

paradoxology

noun

  • 1The action or habit of indulging in or propounding paradoxes; paradoxicality.

  • 2Paradoxography.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Browne (1605–1682), physician and author. In sense 1 from post-classical Latin paradoxologia love of paradox from classical Latin paradoxum + -logia.

Pronunciation

paradoxology

/ˌparədɒkˈsɒlədʒi/