[KOH-ahn]

noun

A nonsensical or paradoxical question.

Apparently that age old koan about the goddamned chicken and the egg has been solved.


Cite this Entry

Modern Language Association (MLA Style)

“Koan.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/koan. Accessed 22 May 2022.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “koan”, accessed May 22, 2022, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/koan.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Koan. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved May 22, 2022, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/koan


Like how we used koan in a sentence?