1 a contention in words merely, or a contention about words. b a war of words. 2 a game of word making.

The rape of a 16-year-old girl by two members of the high-school football team, opened the floodgates of logomachy in the media between rape apologists and the rest of the rational world.

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“Logomachy.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/logomachy. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “logomachy”, accessed April 14, 2024, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/logomachy.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Logomachy. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved April 14, 2024, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/logomachy

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