Translation of "philosophy" - English-Vietnamese dictionary

philosophy

noun /fiˈlosəfi/ (plural philosophies)

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

triết lý
moral philosophy.

a particular system of philosophical theories

triết học
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

nhà triết học
Rousseau was a famous philosopher.
philosophical /-ˈso-/ adjective ( philosophic)

of philosophy

tính triết học
a philosophical discussion
philosophical works.

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

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

thuộc triết học
She dealt with the setback philosophically.
philosophize verb ( (also philosophiseBritish))

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

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

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