adjective. ['ˌmɛtəˈfɪzɪkəl'] without material form or substance.
Words that Rhyme with Metaphysical
Example sentences of the word metaphysical
Existentialist philosophers argue that existence has a meaning and value of its own, separate from traditional metaphysical doctrines.
Quotes containing the word metaphysical
1. Love is metaphysical gravity.
- R. Buckminster Fuller
2. Success is a sort of metaphysical experience. I live exactly as I did before - only on a slightly bigger scale. Naturally, I won't be corrupted. I'll sit there in my Rolls, uncorrupted, and tell my chauffeur, uncorruptedly, where to go.
- Tom Stoppard
3. The philosophy of Atheism represents a concept of life without any metaphysical Beyond or Divine Regulator. It is the concept of an actual, real world with its liberating, expanding and beautifying possibilities, as against an unreal world, which, with its spirits, oracles, and mean contentment has kept humanity in helpless degradation.
- Emma Goldman, Anarchism and Other Essays
adjective. ['ˌmɛtəˈfɪzɪkəl'] highly abstract and overly theoretical.