- the Skeptic doctrines of Pyrrho and his followers.
- extreme or absolute skepticism.
Origin of Pyrrhonism
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It consisted of an absolute disbelief in everything but Pyrrhonism.The Devil's Dictionary
Although no Pyrrhonist in thought, he knows too well in experience the depths of Pyrrhonism.Pascal
Pyrrhonism accepts the irrationality and revels in its dialectic elaboration.Essays in Radical Empiricism
I am charmed to see a part of your Majesty's Dominions in a state of Pyrrhonism; the disease is epidemical here at present.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XII. (of XXI.)
Vasubandhu was chosen president, and the convocation proceeded to discuss their Pyrrhonism.The Influence of Buddhism on Primitive Christianity