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1. positivism

noun. ['ˈpɑːzətɪˌvɪzəm'] the form of empiricism that bases all knowledge on perceptual experience (not on intuition or revelation).

Synonyms

  • empiricist philosophy
  • logical positivism
  • sensationalism
  • empiricism

Antonyms

  • generality
  • fruitfulness
  • naivete
  • fidelity

Etymology

  • positivisme (French)
  • positif (French)

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2. positivism

noun. ['ˈpɑːzətɪˌvɪzəm'] a quality or state characterized by certainty or acceptance or affirmation and dogmatic assertiveness.

Synonyms

  • quality
  • assertiveness
  • positiveness
  • positivity

Antonyms

  • negativity
  • sensational
  • unsensational
  • wholesomeness

Etymology

  • positivisme (French)
  • positif (French)

3. logical

adjective. ['ˈlɑːdʒɪkəl'] capable of or reflecting the capability for correct and valid reasoning.

Synonyms

  • analytical
  • dianoetic
  • logicality
  • ordered
  • consistent
  • sensible
  • synthetic
  • analytic
  • coherent
  • discursive
  • formal
  • ratiocinative
  • synthetical
  • logicalness
  • rational

Antonyms

  • irrational
  • synthetic
  • illogicalness
  • analytic
  • incoherent
  • unreasonable
  • illogical

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • logic (English)
  • logike (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. logical

adjective. ['ˈlɑːdʒɪkəl'] based on known statements or events or conditions.

Synonyms

  • legitimate

Antonyms

  • inconsistent
  • variable

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • logic (English)
  • logike (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. logical

adjective. ['ˈlɑːdʒɪkəl'] marked by an orderly, logical, and aesthetically consistent relation of parts.

Synonyms

  • ordered
  • consistent
  • coherent
  • rational

Antonyms

  • irrational
  • unfair
  • immoderate
  • inductive

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • logic (English)
  • logike (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. logical

adjective. ['ˈlɑːdʒɪkəl'] capable of thinking and expressing yourself in a clear and consistent manner.

Synonyms

  • rational
  • lucid

Antonyms

  • a posteriori
  • disordered
  • disarranged

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • logic (English)
  • logike (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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