or i·de·o·log·ic

[ahy-dee-uh-loj-i-kuh l or ahy-dee-uh-loj-ik; id-ee-]

Origin of ideological

First recorded in 1855–60; ideolog(y) + -ic + -al1
Related formsi·de·o·log·i·cal·ly, adverban·ti-i·de·o·log·i·cal, adjectivean·ti-i·de·o·log·i·cal·ly, adverbnon·i·de·o·log·ic, adjectivenon·i·de·o·log·i·cal, adjectivenon·i·de·o·log·i·cal·ly, adverbun·id·e·o·log·i·cal, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for ideologic

Historical Examples of ideologic

  • He, too, had fed at Hegel's ideologic banquet, where the verbal viands snared the souls of guests.


    James Huneker

Word Origin and History for ideologic



1797, from ideology + -ical. Related: Ideologically.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper