energism

[ en-er-jiz-uh m ]
/ ˈɛn ərˌdʒɪz əm /

noun Ethics.

the theory that self-realization is the highest good.

Nearby words

  1. enemy alien,
  2. eneolithic,
  3. energetic,
  4. energetics,
  5. energid,
  6. energize,
  7. energizer,
  8. energumen,
  9. energy,
  10. energy audit

Origin of energism

From the German word Energismus, dating back to 1890–95. See energy, -ism

Related formsen·er·gist, noun, adjectiveen·er·gis·tic, adjective

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