meliorism,—the desire to better the conditions of life for themselves and for their children—animated them.
meliorism treats salvation as neither inevitable nor impossible.
So he becomes the eloquent apostle of meliorism, proclaiming his gospel without abatement.
As an inevitable result of all the influences that constitute his world he finds himself yearning for meliorism as the crownpiece.
Be they false or be they true, the meaning of them is this meliorism.
meliorism, the theory that there is in nature a tendency to better and better development.