OTHER WORDS FROM solipsismsol·ip·sis·mal, adjectivesol·ip·sist, noun, adjectivesol·ip·sis·tic [sol-ip-sis-tik], /ˌsɒl ɪpˈsɪs tɪk/, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH solipsismsolecism, solipsism
Words nearby solipsism
How to use solipsism in a sentence
I recognize the solipsism and selfishness in this, but also the act of self-preservation that it represents.How I Escaped My Troubles Through Science - Issue 104: Harmony|Subodh Patil|August 25, 2021|Nautilus
For one, the personal nature of some of the songs should not be taken as a retreat from the body politic into solipsism.Sleaford Mods gets introspective, but don’t think they’ve gone soft|Zachary Lipez|January 21, 2021|Washington Post
They are based on the solipsism of influential people who are scandalized only by injustices that they experience personally.Meghan McCain learned about the need for maternity leave the hard way. Nobody should have to.|Monica Hesse|January 6, 2021|Washington Post
At the very same time, he has to paint a picture of the near-apocalyptic consequences of right-wing solipsism.Why Obama’s Campaign Film Won’t Reach Angry Voters|Lee Siegel|March 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But in the age of the iPod, where solipsism has been made sophisticated, they are more right than anyone ever imagined.
Of course, when an entire throng is trying to rise above itself, an epidemic of free-form vulgarity and solipsism ensues.
The Democrats had better start learning what Ayn Rand knew, despite her foolish solipsism.
Thus idealists are wedded to solipsism irrevocably; and it is a happy marriage, only the name of the lady has to be changed.Winds Of Doctrine|George Santayana
I realize now that I may have been falling into the trap of solipsism, “who watches the quad,” et cetera, type of thing.On Handling the Data|M. I. Mayfield
Why not admit solipsism and be true to the transcendental method?Character and Opinion in the United States|David Goodger (email@example.com)
This theory is also called Subjective Idealism or Solipsism.The New Gresham Encyclopedia|Various
The philosophic system becomes a solipsism, a pure lyric expression of the appetites of human nature.Creative Intelligence|John Dewey, Addison W. Moore, Harold Chapman Brown, George H. Mead, Boyd H. Bode, Henry Waldgrave, Stuart James, Hayden Tufts, Horace M. Kallen
British Dictionary definitions for solipsism
Derived forms of solipsismsolipsist, noun, adjectivesolipsistic, adjective
Word Origin for solipsism
Cultural definitions for solipsism
The belief that all reality is just one's own imagining of reality, and that one's self is the only thing that exists.