Translation of "philosophy" - English-Malaysian dictionary

philosophy

noun /fiˈlosəfi/ (plural philosophies)

the search for knowledge and truth, especially about the nature of man and his behaviour/behavior and beliefs

falsafah
moral philosophy.

a particular system of philosophical theories

falsafah
I have a very simple philosophy (=attitude to life) – enjoy life!
philosopher noun

a person who studies philosophy, especially one who develops a particular set of theories

ahli falsafah
Rousseau was a famous philosopher.
philosophical /-ˈso-/ adjective ( philosophic)

of philosophy

berkaitan falsafah
a philosophical discussion
philosophical works.

(of a person) calm, not easily upset or worried

tenang
He’s had a lot of bad luck, but he’s philosophical about it.
philosophically adverb

dgn tenang
She dealt with the setback philosophically.
philosophize verb ( (also philosophiseBritish))

to think about or discuss the nature of man, the purpose of life etc

berfalsafah
He spends all his time philosophizing and never does any work.

(Translation of “philosophy” from the PASSWORD English–Malaysian Dictionary © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)