relativist
noun see relativism

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • relativist — RELATIVÍST, Ă, relativişti, ste, adj., s.m. şi f. 1. adj. Care se referă la relativism, care ţine de relativism. 2. s.m. şi f. Partizan, adept al relativismului. 3. adj. Referitor la teoria relativităţii, la efectele prevăzute de această teorie.… …   Dicționar Român

  • relativist — relatìvist (relativȉst) m <G a> DEFINICIJA pristaša, zagovornik relativizma ETIMOLOGIJA vidi relativan …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • relativist — 1857, from RELATIVE (Cf. relative) + IST (Cf. ist). As an adjective from 1914. Related: Relativistic …   Etymology dictionary

  • Relativist — Relativismus ist eine philosophische Denkrichtung, in der davon ausgegangen wird, dass die Wahrheit von Aussagen stets bedingt ist. Das bedeutet, dass jede Aussage auf Bedingungen aufbaut, deren Wahrheit jedoch wiederum auf Bedingungen fußt und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • relativist — [[t]re̱lətɪvɪst[/t]] relativists ADJ A relativist position or argument is one according to which the truth is not always the same, but varies according to circumstances. Bonger advocated a relativist position. In his view, what is considered… …   English dictionary

  • relativíst — a m (ȋ) 1. kdor misli, trdi, da so vsa spoznanja, resnice, vrednote relativne: po teh neprijetnih izkušnjah je postal še večji relativist / filozofski, moralni relativist 2. pristaš teorije relativnosti: ta znani fizik ni relativist …   Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

  • relativist — relativism ► NOUN ▪ the doctrine that knowledge, truth, and morality exist in relation to culture, society, or historical context, and are not absolute. DERIVATIVES relativist noun …   English terms dictionary

  • relativist — /rel euh teuh vist/, n. an adherent or advocate of relativism or of the principle of relativity. [1860 65; RELATIVE + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • relativist — noun One who follows, believes or espouses relativism …   Wiktionary

  • Relativist — Re|la|ti|vịst, der; en, en: a) (Philos.) Vertreter des Relativismus; b) (bildungsspr.) jmd., für den alle Erkenntnis subjektiv ist: er ist ein geborener R …   Universal-Lexikon

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