adjective or noun see transcendentalism

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  • transcendentalist — TRANSCENDENTALÍST, Ă, transcendentalişti, ste, adj., s.m. şi f. (Rar) (Adept) al transcendentalismului. – Din fr. transcendantaliste. Trimis de ionel bufu, 28.06.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  transcendentalíst s. m., pl. transcendentalíşti; f …   Dicționar Român

  • Transcendentalist — Tran scen*den tal*ist, n. [Cf. F. transcendantaliste.] One who believes in transcendentalism. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transcendentalist — (n.) 1803, from TRANSCENDENTAL (Cf. transcendental) + IST (Cf. ist) …   Etymology dictionary

  • transcendentalist — See transcendentalism. * * * …   Universalium

  • transcendentalist — noun a) One who believes in transcendentalism. b) A group of philosophers who assert that true knowledge is obtained by faculties of the mind that transcend sensory experience; those who exalt intuition above empirical knowledge and ordinary… …   Wiktionary

  • transcendentalist — Synonyms and related words: Cyrenaic, Eleatic, Epicurean, Megarian, Stoic, adept, animist, animistic, anthroposophist, atomistic, cabalist, cosmotheistic, eclectic, empirical, esoteric, eudaemonistic, existential, hedonic, hedonist, hedonistic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • transcendentalist — n. advocate of transcendentalism, one who supports transcendental philosophy …   English contemporary dictionary

  • transcendentalist — tran·scen·den·tal·ist …   English syllables

  • transcendentalist — noun advocate of transcendentalism • Derivationally related forms: ↑transcendentalism • Hypernyms: ↑philosopher …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Transcendentalist — Ralph Waldo Emerson s The Transcendentalist is one of the essays he wrote while establishing the doctrine of American Transcendentalism. The lecture was read at the Masonic Temple in Boston, Massachusetts in January 1842.The work begins by… …   Wikipedia

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