One entry found for oxymoron
Main Entry: ox·y·mo·ron
Pronunciation: äk-si-mr-än, -mr-
Inflected Form(s): plural oxymorons also ox·y·mo·ra
Etymology: from Greek oxymros
"pointedly foolish," from Greek oxys
"sharp, keen" and mros "foolish"
a combination of contradictory words (as cruel kindness)