- (in the philosophy of Fichte) any of the six successive steps by which the absolute ego attains self-knowledge.
Origin of anstoss
From the German word Anstoss impetus, collision
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Examples from the Web for anstoss
Now, this op-positing of the Anstoss is the necessary condition of the practical ego, of the will.