philosophy - translate into Spanish with the English-Spanish dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “philosophy”

See all translations

philosophy

noun /fiˈlosəfi/ ( plural philosophies)
the search for knowledge and truth, especially about the nature of man and his behaviour/behavior and beliefs
filosofía
moral philosophy.
a particular system of philosophical theories
filosofía
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
filósofo
Rousseau was a famous philosopher.
philosophical /-ˈso-/ adjective ( philosophic) of philosophy
filosófico
a philosophical discussion philosophical works.
(of a person) calm, not easily upset or worried
resignado
He’s had a lot of bad luck, but he’s philosophical about it.
philosophically adverb
con filosofía
She dealt with the setback philosophically.
philosophize verb ( (also philosophiseBritish)) to think about or discuss the nature of man, the purpose of life etc
filosofar
He spends all his time philosophizing and never does any work.
(Definition of philosophy from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “philosophy” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

a game in hand

if a sports team has a game in hand over other teams in a competition, it still has another game to play in which it can gain points

Word of the Day

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More