subjective idealism

noun Philosophy.

a doctrine that the world has no existence independent of sensations or ideas.

Origin of subjective idealism

First recorded in 1875–80

OTHER WORDS FROM subjective idealism

subjective idealist, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for subjective idea-list

subjective idealism


philosophy the theory that all experience is of ideas in the mind
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