Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

Aristotelianism

[ar-uh-stuh-teel-yuh-niz-uh m, -tee-lee-uh-, uh-ris-tuh-]
See more synonyms for Aristotelianism on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. the philosophy of Aristotle.
  2. emphasis upon deduction and upon investigation of concrete and particular things and situations.
Show More

Origin of Aristotelianism

First recorded in 1835–45; Aristotelian + -ism
Related formsan·ti-Ar·is·to·te·lian·ism, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for aristotelianism

Historical Examples