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philosophize

verb [I] uk mainly disapproving ( UK usually philosophise)   /fɪˈlɒs.ə.faɪz/ us    /-ˈlɑː.sə-/
to talk for a long time about subjects such as the meaning of life: Students, she complained, had nothing better to do than spend whole days philosophizing about the nature of truth.
Translations of “philosophize”
in Chinese (Traditional) 高談闊論, 賣弄大道理…
in Chinese (Simplified) 高谈阔论, 卖弄大道理…
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