Discussions about eggcorns and related topics
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Chris -- 2015-05-30
Virtuous or vicious (or even viscous) circles. This is very common. Is it too common to be an eggcorn?
what is virtuous about a vicious circle?
Last edited by vexact (2012-10-27 18:18:50)
Discussed first .
“Virtuous circle” is a more recent semantic back formation, I think, from the logical term “vicious circle.”