[ nee-oh-hey-gey-lee-uh-niz-uh m, -hi-jee- ]
/ ˌni oʊ heɪˈgeɪ li əˌnɪz əm, -hɪˈdʒi- /
Hegelianism as modified by various philosophers of the latter half of the 19th century.
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a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
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Origin of neo-Hegelianism
First recorded in 1915–20
OTHER WORDS FROM neo-Hegelianismne·o-He·ge·li·an, noun, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for neo-hegelianism
But neo-Hegelianism was short-lived, particularly considered as a standpoint for scientific theory.The Place of Science in Modern Civilisation and Other Essays|Thorstein Veblen