Origin of philosopher
OTHER WORDS FROM philosopherphi·los·o·pher·ship, noun
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How to use philosopher in a sentence
Some philosophers deny that there can be facts about values.The Universe Knows Right from Wrong - Issue 89: The Dark Side|Philip Goff|September 9, 2020|Nautilus
Because of this, philosophers who argue against objective value, such as Bart Streumer from the University of Groningen, cannot consistently believe their own view.The Universe Knows Right from Wrong - Issue 89: The Dark Side|Philip Goff|September 9, 2020|Nautilus
Philip Goff is a philosopher and consciousness researcher at Durham University.The Universe Knows Right from Wrong - Issue 89: The Dark Side|Philip Goff|September 9, 2020|Nautilus
Immanuel Kant and Niccolò Machiavelli are, of course, renowned moral and political philosophers who, in Kant’s case, emphasized the ethical strictures of duty and, in Machiavelli’s case, made a virtue of being conniving and clever.Are You Yoda or Darth Vader? - Issue 89: The Dark Side|Brian Gallagher|August 26, 2020|Nautilus
In 1987 the philosopher Allan Bloom published his treatise on the parlous state of American society and the country’s misguided universities.Gender Is What You Make of It - Issue 88: Love & Sex|Charles King|August 5, 2020|Nautilus
But few of us would recognize the name of Dietrich von Hildebrand, a German philosopher-turned-outspoken Nazi antagonist.The Catholic Philosopher Who Took on Hitler|John Henry Crosby|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“He was specifically interested in finding a philosopher to lead the project,” Sanger recalled.You Can Look It Up: The Wikipedia Story|Walter Isaacson|October 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Greek philosopher did ethics and tragedy, sure—but he also invented science as we know it.Why Aristotle Deserves A Posthumous Nobel|Nick Romeo|October 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To paraphrase the renegade philosopher Hannibal, I love it when science comes together.Glaciers Lose 204 Billion Tons of Ice in Three Years|Matthew R. Francis|October 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I asked Honig whether he agrees with the most well-known philosopher on animal welfare, Peter Singer.The Bioethicist Turned Butcher|Elizabeth Picciuto|September 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was the friend of Descartes, and a philosopher; distinguished for his eloquence and as an author.
Andrew Michael Ramsay, a Scottish historian and philosopher, died.
Let the young philosopher avoid such practice, and give a wide berth to those who follow them.
My dear, country life is making you a philosopher: and here comes our girl as ready for her dinner as I am.Dorothy at Skyrie|Evelyn Raymond
Edward Holyoke, president of Harvard college, died; an excellent mathematician and natural philosopher.
British Dictionary definitions for philosopher
Cultural definitions for philosopher
Someone who engages in philosophy. Some examples of philosophers are Aristotle, Immanuel Kant, and Plato.