Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

The Word of the Year is...

Hobbes

[hobz] /hɒbz/
noun
1.
Thomas, 1588–1679, English philosopher and author.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for thomas hobbes
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
British Dictionary definitions for thomas hobbes

Hobbes

/hɒbz/
noun
1.
Thomas. 1588–1679, English political philosopher. His greatest work is the Leviathan (1651), which contains his defence of absolute sovereignty
Derived Forms
Hobbesian, noun, adjective
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Hobbes

Many English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for thomas

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for thomas hobbes