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Synonyms for philosophical
ˌfɪl əˈsɒf ɪ kəlphilo·soph·i·cal

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  1. philosophicaladjective

    Synonyms:
    philosophic

  2. philosophicaladjective

    Of, or pertaining to, philosophy.

    Synonyms:
    philosophic

  3. philosophicaladjective

    Rational; analytic or critically-minded; thoughtful.

    Synonyms:
    philosophic

  4. philosophicaladjective

    Detached, calm, stoic.

    Synonyms:
    philosophic

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. philosophical

    Synonyms:
    wise, sound, conclusive, scientific, accurate, enlightened, rational, calm, unprejudiced

    Antonyms:
    unsound, crude, vague, loose, inaccurate, popular, unscientific, sciolistic, unphilosophical

Princeton's WordNet

  1. philosophic, philosophicaladjective

    of or relating to philosophy or philosophers

    "philosophical writing"; "a considerable knowledge of philosophical terminology"

    Synonyms:
    philosophic

    Antonyms:
    emotional

  2. philosophical, philosophicadjective

    characterized by the attitude of a philosopher; meeting trouble with level-headed detachment

    "philosophical resignation"; "a philosophic attitude toward life"

    Synonyms:
    philosophic

    Antonyms:
    emotional

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. philosophicaladjective

    Synonyms:
    of philosophy

  2. philosophicaladjective

    Synonyms:
    of a philosopher, of philosophers

  3. philosophicaladjective

    Synonyms:
    wise, rational, reasonable

  4. philosophicaladjective

    Synonyms:
    calm, cool, collected, composed, unruffled, sedate, serene, tranquil, imperturbable, stoical, platonic

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "philosophical":

    philosophy, philosophic

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How to use philosophical in a sentence?

  1. Unknown:

    Socrates seems to be the philosophical napkin with which the ensuing cultural thinkers of history wipe their mouths of pedantic ooze.

  2. Ady Barkan:

    My observation is that your political philosophical approach to a system failure is generally not to expand the size of the public sector, but to instead heavily regulate private sector actors and beat down their greed, was that the source of your initial hesitation on the question of getting rid of private insurance, or was it something else ?

  3. Zac Moffat:

    Republicans are still very much in the television persuasion model, we are still having philosophical arguments about where we are, and meanwhile the Democrats arguing about the type of targeting to use.

  4. Zelda:

    Most people hew the battlements of life from compromise, erecting their impregnable keeps from judicious submissions, fabricating their philosophical drawbridges from emotional retractions and scalding marauders in the boiling oil of sour grapes.

  5. Quin Snyder:

    That's it. No philosophical differences, no other reason, thank you to our always supportive and passionate fans. We only want the best for you and to see you raise a championship banner.


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