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Related / Similar Words: doctrine, philosophical system, school of thought, ism

 

Definition:
  • a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school;
  • any personal belief about how to live or how to deal with a situation; "self-indulgence was his only philosophy"; "my father''s philosophy of child-rearing was to let mother do it";
  • the rational investigation of questions about existence and knowledge and ethics;

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    Hyponyms: nuclear deterrence, Kabbalism, Cabalism, abolitionism, absolutism, amoralism, animalism, animism, antiestablishmentarianism, antiestablishmentism, asceticism, creationism, creed, credo, dogma, dualism, dynamism, epicureanism, establishmentarianism, establishmentism, ethicism, expansionism, formalism, functionalism, gospel, gymnosophy, imitation, individualism, laissez faire, internationalism, unilateralism, irredentism, irridentism, literalism, majority rule, democracy, monism, multiculturalism, nationalism, nihilism, pacifism, passivism, pluralism, populism, presentism, rationalism, freethinking, reformism, humanism, secular humanism, humanitarianism, egalitarianism, equalitarianism, feminism, reincarnationism, secessionism, secularism, phenomenology, philosophical doctrine, philosophical theory, states' rights, teaching, precept, commandment, theological doctrine, religious doctrine, utilitarianism, church doctrine, millennium, ethics, moral philosophy, etiology, aetiology, aesthetics, esthetics, axiology, jurisprudence, law, legal philosophy, metaphysics, dialectic, logic, epistemology, transcendentalism, transcendental philosophy

     

    Derivational Morphology: indoctrinate, philosophize, philosophise

     

    Anagrams: hyssop oil

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 哲学   Croatian: filozofija  
    Dutch: filosofie   Esperanto: filozofio  
    Finnish: filosofia   French: philosophie  
    German: Philosophie   Hungarian: filozófia  
    Italian: filosofia   Japanese: 哲学  
    Korean: 철학   Portuguese: filosofia  
    Russian: философия   Spanish: filosofía  
    Swedish: filosofi  
     
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