Definition of 'philosophy'
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It is not a manual of history or political philosophy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Has he moved beyond crisis management to put his own political philosophy into practice? Times, Sunday Times (2016)My life philosophy is to relish what you have, but always strive to better yourself. The Sun (2017)And he vowed City will not change their football philosophy despite their poor run. The Sun (2016)What has been obvious is that while some of the personnel may have changed, the philosophy has not. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I don't think his basic philosophy has changed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I'm very much into literature and philosophy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They involve anything from how you eat, dress or live, to your life philosophy. Times, Sunday Times (2017)This argues a different philosophy of life. Molly Keane's Ireland (1993)During the second half of the twentieth century there has been little real belief in this philosophy. The Prisons We Deserve (1994)What effort is being made to study their philosophy? The Complete Stories Volume 2 (1995)This is how things work in philosophy. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)Such is the irony of the march of political philosophy. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She studied philosophy and sought academic posts at universities. Times, Sunday Times (2008)To change the manager means to change the whole philosophy. Times, Sunday Times (2013)What critical criminology needs is critical social theory and philosophy. The Politics of Redress - crime, punishment and penal abolition (1989)They have a different way and a different philosophy of life. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The whole philosophy was about working work hard together and you saw that with us. Times, Sunday Times (2009)She has given almost no speeches on her political philosophy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Their inconsistency in away matches this season has not led to a change in philosophy. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The displacement of subject theory out of philosophy occurred a long time ago. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)Reading at length in philosophy and literature, he found himself probing in depth for meaning. Christianity Today (2000)Generally, my philosophy on food is that the fewer processes it goes through the better. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is the subject of philosophy, literature and love. Times, Sunday Times (2014)What about the benefits of embracing a different culture, language and playing philosophy? Times, Sunday Times (2014)As we sit and eat shaved cauliflower salad, she tells me about her food philosophy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In the end Cambridge accepted her to study philosophy without waiting for the results. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It's a wonderful philosophy for an academic dean. Tenured Radicals: How Politics Has Corrupted Higher Education (1990)It is widely accepted that he came up with the basic layout and philosophy of the Beetle. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We crammed into the small kitchen, drank tea and talked politics, philosophy and music. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'philosophy'
British English: philosophy /fɪˈlɒsəfɪ/ NOUN
Philosophy is the study or creation of theories about basic things such as the nature of existence or how people should live.
...traditional Chinese philosophy.
- American English: philosophy
- Arabic: فَلْسَفَةٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: filosofia
- Chinese: 哲学
- Croatian: filozofija
- Czech: filozofie
- Danish: filosofi
- Dutch: filosofie
- European Spanish: filosofía
- Finnish: filosofia
- French: philosophie
- German: Philosophie
- Greek: φιλοσοφία
- Italian: filosofia
- Japanese: 哲学
- Korean: 철학
- Norwegian: filosofi
- Polish: filozofia
- European Portuguese: filosofia
- Romanian: filozofie
- Russian: философия
- Spanish: filosofía
- Swedish: filosofi
- Thai: ปรัชญา
- Turkish: felsefe
- Ukrainian: філософія
- Vietnamese: triết học
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