Translation of "philosophy" - English-Malaysian dictionary


noun /fiˈlosəfi/ (plural philosophies)

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

moral philosophy.

a particular system of philosophical theories

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

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

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

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