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synonyms for hedonism

  • debauchery
  • enjoyment
  • epicureanism
  • gratification
  • indulgence
  • pleasure
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antonyms for hedonism

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  • dissatisfaction
  • sorrow
  • unhappiness
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How to use hedonism in a sentence

To the tune of a Liberace impersonator’s jaunty cover of “Viva Las Vegas,” Snyder revels in the city’s signature hedonism gone awry.
WHY ISN’T SEAN SPICER MAULED BY ZOMBIES IN ZACK SNYDER’S ‘ARMY OF THE DEAD?’MELISSA LEONMAY 21, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
It is comparatively easy at the present time in moral theory to slam both hedonism and apriorism.
ESSAYS IN EXPERIMENTAL LOGICJOHN DEWEY
Utilitarianism has been rightly called universal hedonism, as distinguished from the hedonism of Epicurus, which was egoistic.
THE NEW GRESHAM ENCYCLOPEDIAVARIOUS
Had she her secrets, as he had his, the secrets of his sullen hedonism?
OLD PEOPLE AND THE THINGS THAT PASSLOUIS COUPERUS
For Egoistic Hedonism it is somewhat hard to find a single perfectly appropriate term.
THE METHODS OF ETHICSHENRY SIDGWICK
Ethical Hedonism, as expounded by Mill, was morally inspiring by its dictate of readiness for absolute self-sacrifice.
THE METHODS OF ETHICSHENRY SIDGWICK
Psychological Hedonism—the law of universal pleasure-seeking—attracted me by its frank naturalness.
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This being so, Egoistic Hedonism becomes a possible ethical ideal to which psychological Hedonism seems to point.
THE METHODS OF ETHICSHENRY SIDGWICK
It seems therefore important to subject psychological Hedonism, even in its more indefinite form, to a careful examination.
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This seems to be in itself a sufficient objection to founding a deductive method of Hedonism on Mr. Spencers general conclusion.
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WORDS RELATED TO HEDONISM

  • amusement
  • delectation
  • diversion
  • enjoying
  • entertainment
  • fruition
  • fun
  • gladness
  • gratification
  • gusto
  • happiness
  • hedonism
  • indulgence
  • joy
  • loving
  • luxury
  • pleasure
  • recreation
  • rejoicing
  • relaxation
  • relish
  • satisfaction
  • savor
  • self-indulgence
  • sensuality
  • thrill
  • triumph
  • zest
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