Hobbes

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noun

Thomas,1588–1679, English philosopher and author.

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Hobbes

noun

Thomas. 1588–1679, English political philosopher. His greatest work is the Leviathan (1651), which contains his defence of absolute sovereignty
Derived FormsHobbesian, noun, adjective
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