Red herring

21:14 Dec 24, 2018
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Social Sciences - Philosophy / Fallacy
English term or phrase: Red herring
• Red herring:attempt by a speaker to distract an audience by deviating from the topic at hand and introducing a separate argument that the speaker believes is easier to speak about
Local time: 17:55

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5chiffon rouge
Alex Grimaldi



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red herring
chiffon rouge

In the context of logical fallacies, a red herring fallacy is translated as "chiffon rouge".

Alex Grimaldi
Local time: 17:55
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in ItalianItalian
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