Nietzscheism

or Nie·tzsche·an·ism

[ nee-chee-iz-uh m or nee-chee-uh n-iz-uh m ]
/ ˈni tʃiˌɪz əm or ˈni tʃi ənˌɪz əm /

noun

the philosophy of Nietzsche, emphasizing the will to power as the chief motivating force of both the individual and society.

Origin of Nietzscheism

First recorded in 1905–10; Nietzsche + -ism

Related forms

Nie·tzsche·an, noun, adjective
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Examples from the Web for nietzscheanism

  • Its relationship to Nietzscheanism we have already examined.

    Modernities|Horace Barnett Samuel