Synonyms for absolutistic

Grammar : Adj
Spell : ab-suh-loo-tiz-uhm
Phonetic Transcription : ˈæb sə luˌtɪz əm

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Définition of absolutistic

Origin :
  • 1753 in theology; 1830 in politics, in which sense it was first used by British reformer and parliamentarian Maj. Gen. Thomas Perronet Thompson (1783-1869). See absolute and -ism.
  • adj absolute
Example sentences :
  • It means a real change of heart, a break with absolutistic hopes, when one takes up this view of the conditions of belief.
  • Extract from : « Essays in Radical Empiricism » by William James
  • History shows how easily both quietists and fanatics have drawn inspiration from the absolutistic scheme.
  • Extract from : « The Meaning of Truth » by William James
  • It is the absolutistic brand, spurning the dust and reared upon pure logic.
  • Extract from : « Pragmatism » by William James

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