Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) A philosophy is a set of beliefs that guide the actions of a group or individual. (noun) philosophy is the study of the nature of existence and truth: how things are and how they should be.

Examples: (noun) His philosophy is that nobody can be blamed for their actions. (noun) Plato’s writings have been used to teach philosophy, logic, maths, and other subjects.

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