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Let me get philosophical for a moment. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)The political and philosophical failure of recent years has been to deny that relationship. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is not only a philosophical question. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The historical connection between philosophical and religious writing is extremely strong. Philosophy at the Limit (1990)Such an approach seemed questionable on both philosophical and theological grounds. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The point is both philosophical and political. Foucault and Derrida - The Other Side Of Reason (1990)It was an interesting philosophical question. Times, Sunday Times (2008)You don't persuade them with a philosophical argument. Christianity Today (2000)When the going gets tough, the tough get philosophical. Times, Sunday Times (2009)If we except formal and symbolic logic, all philosophical argument or discourse is linguistic. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)They're emotional philosophical lyrics that get into your mind. The Sun (2012) Political and philosophical differences pose a further barrier to any International union movement. A Conceptual View of Human Resource Management: Strategic Objectives, Environments, FunctionsAfter the initial shock and upset, you have to be philosophical and get on with things. Times, Sunday Times (2006)From a political and philosophical perspective, certainly. Times, Sunday Times (2008)These are more than just philosophical questions for Monk and his peers. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The Book cleanly addresses your lifetime of questions with no philosophical gaps or loose threads. Times, Sunday Times (2010)And it should recognize the importance of political, philosophical and ethical issues to which mathematics is incapable of giving precise answers. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)The minister found him calm, philosophical, and neither angry nor visibly upset. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The focus, he explains, is more philosophical than political. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Until 155 years ago, good and evil were discussed in a variety of religious or philosophical terms. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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British English: philosophical ADJECTIVE
Philosophical means concerned with or relating to philosophy.
He was not accustomed to political or philosophical discussions.
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