[ soh-luh-riz-uh m ]
/ ˈsoʊ ləˌrɪz əm /
the interpretation of myths by reference to the sun, especially such interpretation carried to an extreme.
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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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British Dictionary definitions for solarism
/ (ˈsəʊləˌrɪzəm) /
the explanation of myths in terms of the movements and influence of the sun
Derived forms of solarismsolarist, noun
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