What does philosophical mean?

Definitions for philosophical
ˌfɪl əˈsɒf ɪ kəlphilo·soph·i·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. philosophic, philosophical(adj)

    of or relating to philosophy or philosophers

    "philosophical writing"; "a considerable knowledge of philosophical terminology"

  2. philosophical, philosophic(adj)

    characterized by the attitude of a philosopher; meeting trouble with level-headed detachment

    "philosophical resignation"; "a philosophic attitude toward life"

Wiktionary

  1. philosophical(Adjective)

    Of, or pertaining to, philosophy.

  2. philosophical(Adjective)

    Rational; analytic or critically-minded; thoughtful.

  3. philosophical(Adjective)

    Detached, calm, stoic.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Philosophical(adj)

    of or pertaining to philosophy; versed in, or imbued with, the principles of philosophy; hence, characterizing a philosopher; rational; wise; temperate; calm; cool

  2. Origin: [L. philosophicus: cf. F. philosophique.]

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    Rank popularity for the word 'philosophical' in Adjectives Frequency: #852

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How to say philosophical in sign language?

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    The numerical value of philosophical in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of philosophical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of philosophical in a Sentence

  1. Kedar Joshi:

    The universe is a philosophical abyss.

  2. Melissa Leimbach:

    I sacrificed my philosophical stance in that moment.

  3. Albert Camus:

    There is but one truly serious philosophical problem...

  4. Kedar Joshi:

    God is a philosophical black hole - the point where reason breaks down.

  5. Boeing Co on Wednesday:

    This is a major structural change, but it's also a major philosophical change.

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