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Lockean

[lok-ee-uh n]
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noun
  1. an adherent of the philosophy of Locke.
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adjective
  1. of, relating to, or resembling the philosophy of Locke.
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Origin of Lockean

J. Locke + -an
Related formsLock·e·an·ism, Lock·i·an·ism, noun
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Historical Examples

  • Here he became specific, borrowing from Lockean empiricism his conditions of intellectual assent.

    A Discourse Concerning Ridicule and Irony in Writing (1729)

    Anthony Collins