adjective. ['ˌænəˈlɪtɪkəl'] using or skilled in using analysis (i.e., separating a whole--intellectual or substantial--into its elemental parts or basic principles).
Words that Rhyme with Analytical
Example sentences of the word analytical
An analytical thesis statement states the subject to be analyzed and shows how it will be broken down.
Quotes containing the word analytical
1. To hope for nothing, to expect nothing, to demand nothing. This is analytical despair.
- James Hillman, Suicide and the Soul
2. The spread of secondary and latterly of tertiary education has created a large population of people, often with well-developed literary and scholarly tastes, who have been educated far beyond their capacity to undertake analytical thought.
- Peter Medawar
adjective. ['ˌænəˈlɪtɪkəl'] of a proposition that is necessarily true independent of fact or experience.
- a posteriori