In addition, a philosophic quandary arose as people became less convinced that a single immutable truth ever could be arrived at.
It represents a philosophic consistency that rejects the collectivism of social conservatives and public sector unions alike.
To Miss Grantham's detached and philosophic mind this conclusion, when she reflected on it, seemed extremely sound.
He was a quaint combination of good sportsman and philosophic economist.
Mrs. Hall very rightly remarked that Miss Edgeworth's affection for Ireland was "philosophic."
This gives an index of his interests which were scientific and philosophic.
philosophic heads must occupy themselves one day with the collective account of antiquity and make up its balance-sheet.
In the meantime I notice one thing about the philosophic mind.
The account is finely sympathetic, but there is an unmistakable note of philosophic detachment.
He then drank off the cup of hemlock with philosophic composure.
late 15c., from Middle French philosophique and directly from Late Latin philosophicus, from Greek philosophikos, from philosophia "philosophy" (see philosophy).