Definition of 'nihilism'
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Those who want to junk the palace are playing to the current mood of political and constitutional nihilism. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This " moral nihilism "has proved both irresponsible and politically counter-productive. The Politics of Redress - crime, punishment and penal abolition (1989)And yet their new songs still burn with the rebellious glamour of nihilism, despair and alienation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Conversely, how can those who proclaim the virtue of tolerance avoid undermining their claim with an implicit endorsement of moral nihilism? Christianity Today (2000)
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