philosophical definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, concerning, or according to a method of viewpoint.
    • Characteristic of a philosopher, as with equanimity, enlightenment, and wisdom.
    • Of, or pertaining to, philosophy.
    • Rational; analytic or critically-minded; thoughtful.
    • Detached, calm, stoic.
    • of or concerning philosophy or philosophers
    • described as the mindset of a philosopher; conference trouble with level-headed detachment
  • others:
    • Philosophic.
    • Relating or owned by philosophy or philosophers; proceeding from, based on, consistent with, or utilized in viewpoint or perhaps in philosophic research or research: because, a philosophical debate.
    • Befitting a philosopher; relaxed; temperate; sensible; managed by reason; undisturbed by enthusiasm; self-controlled.
    • regarding or used in the study of natural philosophy: as, philosophical equipment; a. philosophical tool.
  • noun:
    • students of viewpoint; a philosopher.
    • plural Philosophical scientific studies; philosophy.

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