Definitions for eudemonismyuˈdi məˌnɪz əm

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

eu•de•mon•ismyuˈdi məˌnɪz əm(n.)

or eu•dae•mon•ism

  1. the doctrine in ethics that the basis of moral obligations is found in the tendency of right actions to produce happiness.

    Category: Philosphy

Origin of eudemonism:

1820–30

eu•de`mon•is′ti•cal•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. eudemonism, endaemonism(noun)

    an ethical system that evaluates actions by reference to personal well-being through a life based on reason

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eudemonism(noun)

    alt. of Eudaemonism

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