noun. philosophical system developed by Lao-tzu and Chuang-tzu advocating a simple honest life and noninterference with the course of natural events.
- philosophical theory
Example sentences of the word daoism
1. Noun, singular or mass
Taoism, also referred to as daoism -- the two terms are used interchangeably -- may be considered a religion, a philosophy or both and is still followed by millions of people today.