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It Has 10 letters ( p h i l o s o p h y )         3 vowels ( i o o )         7 consonants ( p h l s p h y )         Word on the contrary yhposolihp

Which the Definition/Meaning of philosophy in categoryENGLISH - ALTERNATIVE FORMS
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* philosophie (obsolete) * phylosophie (obsolete) * phylosophy (nonstandard)

Which the Definition/Meaning of philosophy in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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From Anglo-Norman _philosophie_, Old French _philosophie_, and their source, Latin _philosophia_, from Ancient Greek _φιλοσοφία_ (philosophía), from _φίλος_ (phílos, “beloved”) + _σοφία_ (sophía, “wisdom”).

From Anglo-Norman philosophie, Old French philosophie, and their source, Latin philosophia, from Ancient Greek φιλοσοφία (philosophía), from φίλος (phílos, beloved) + σοφία (sophía, wisdom).

Which the Definition/Meaning of philosophy in categoryENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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* (UK) IPA(key): /fɪˈlɒsəfi/

  • (UK) IPA(key): /fɪˈlɒsəfi/

Which the Definition/Meaning of philosophy in categoryENGLISH - NOUN
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PHILOSOPHY (_countable and uncountable_, _plural_ PHILOSOPHIES) * (uncountable, originally) The love of wisdom. * (uncountable) An academic discipline that seeks truth through reasoning rather than empiricism. _PHILOSOPHY is often divided into five major branches: logic, metaphysics, epistemology, ethics and aesthetics._ * 1661, John Fell, _The Life of the most learned, reverend and pious Dr. H. Hammond_ During the whole time of his abode in the university he generally spent thirteen hours of the day in study; by which assiduity besides an exact dispatch of the whole course of PHILOSOPHY, he read over in a manner all classic authors that are extant […] * (countable) A comprehensive system of belief. * (countable) A view or outlook regarding fundamental principles underlying some domain. a PHILOSOPHY of government;

philosophy (countable and uncountable, plural philosophies)

  1. (uncountable, originally) The love of wisdom.
  2. (uncountable) An academic discipline that seeks truth through reasoning rather than empiricism.
    Philosophy is often divided into five major branches: logic, metaphysics, epistemology, ethics and aesthetics.
  3. (countable) A comprehensive system of belief.
  4. (countable) A view or outlook regarding fundamental principles underlying some domain.
    a philosophy of government;

Which the Definition/Meaning of philosophy in categoryENGLISH - VERB
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PHILOSOPHY (_third-person singular simple present_ PHILOSOPHIES, _present participle_ PHILOSOPHYING, _simple past and past participle_ PHILOSOPHIED) * (now rare) To philosophize. * 1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, _Essays_, II.12: _Plato_ hath (in my seeming) loved this manner of PHILOSOPHYING, Dialogue wise in good earnest, that therby he might more decently place in sundry mouthes the diversity and variation of his owne conceits. SEE ALSO * Appendix:Glossary of philosophical isms * ideology

philosophy (third-person singular simple present philosophies, present participle philosophying, simple past and past participle philosophied)

  1. (now rare) To philosophize.

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