Platonizer \Pla"to*ni`zer\, n. One who Platonizes. [1913 Webster]

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  • Platonize — Platonization, n. Platonizer, n. /playt n uyz /, v., Platonized, Platonizing. v.i. 1. to follow or adopt the doctrines of Plato. 2. to think or reason in the manner of Plato. v.t. 3. to give a Platonic character to. 4. to explain in accordance… …   Universalium

  • platoniser — ⇒PLATONISER, verbe A. Empl. intrans. 1. PHILOS. Suivre, s inspirer de la philosophie de Platon. Les pères grecs avaient trop platonisé (MOUNIER, Traité caract., 1946, p.119). 2. Situer l amour, les sentiments dans un monde idéal, détaché de la… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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