pathetic fallacy

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An error in logical argumentation which consists in treating inanimate objects or concepts as if they were human beings, for instance having thoughts or feelings
the fallacy of attributing human feelings to inanimate objects; `the friendly sun' is an example of the pathetic fallacy
The attribution of human emotions or characteristics to inanimate objects or to nature; for example, angry clouds; a cruel wind. the idea of describing the sea, rocks, weather etc in literature as if they were human
pathetic fallacy

    Silbentrennung

    pa·thet·ic fal·la·cy

    Türkische aussprache

    pıthetîk fälısi

    Aussprache

    /pəˈᴛʜetək ˈfaləsē/ /pəˈθɛtɪk ˈfæləsiː/

    Wort des Tages

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