immaterialist
noun see immaterialism

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  • Immaterialist — Im ma*te ri*al*ist, n. [Cf. F. immat[ e]rialiste.] (Philos.) One who believes in or professes, immaterialism. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • immaterialist — See immaterialism. * * * …   Universalium

  • immaterialist — immaterialism …   Philosophy dictionary

  • immaterialist — im·materialist …   English syllables

  • immaterialist — “+ noun : an advocate of philosophical immaterialism …   Useful english dictionary

  • immaterialism — immaterialist, n. /im euh tear ee euh liz euhm/, n. 1. the doctrine that there is no material world, but that all things exist only in and for minds. 2. the doctrine that only immaterial substances or spiritual beings exist. [1705 15; IMMATERIAL… …   Universalium

  • Berkeley, George — George Berkeley David Berman BACKGROUND AND EARLY WORK George Berkeley was born on 12 March 1685 in Co. Kilkenny, where he spent his early years. His father was from England, his mother (very probably) was born in Ireland.1 After attending… …   History of philosophy

  • materialism — /meuh tear ee euh liz euhm/, n. 1. preoccupation with or emphasis on material objects, comforts, and considerations, with a disinterest in or rejection of spiritual, intellectual, or cultural values. 2. the philosophical theory that regards… …   Universalium

  • George Berkeley — als Bischof George Berkeley [ˈbɑrkli] (* 12. März 1685 in der Grafschaft Kilkenny (Irland); † 14. Januar 1753 in Oxford) war ein irischer …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • immatérialiste — [ i(m)materjalist ] n. • 1713; angl. immaterialist ♦ Philos. Partisan de l immatérialisme. Adj. Système immatérialiste. ⊗ CONTR. Matérialiste. ● immatérialiste adjectif et nom Relatif à l immatérialisme ; qui professe l immatérialisme.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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