[ suh-krat-ik, soh- ]
/ səˈkræt ɪk, soʊ- /
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Origin of Socratic
OTHER WORDS FROM SocraticSo·crat·i·cal·ly, adverban·ti-So·crat·ic, adjectivepost-So·crat·ic, adjectivepseu·do-So·crat·ic, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for socratically
He had a notion he said, that he could argue Socratically; and he was always trying to introduce metaphors into his conversation.Memoirs of Arthur Hamilton, B. A. Of Trinity College, Cambridge|Arthur Christopher Benson
British Dictionary definitions for socratically
/ (sɒˈkrætɪk) /
of or relating to Socrates, his methods, etc
a person who follows the teachings of Socrates
Derived forms of SocraticSocratically, adverbSocraticism, nounSocratist (ˈsɒkrətɪst), noun
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