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synonyms for philosophers

  • theorist
  • logician
  • sage
  • savant
  • sophist
  • wise person
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How to use philosophers in a sentence

It's an idle question, I know; wise men and musty philosophers say that regrets are foolish.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
In discussing Duns Scotus, I have given less from his writings than has been my wont with other philosophers.
THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
To far-sighted philosophers, indeed, this was a state of things long foreshown.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
And my reasons are not due to any desire on my part that people should join any group of social philosophers or revolutionists.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
So said Francis Bacon, one of the world's greatest philosophers, and history has proved his saying to be true.
GOSPEL PHILOSOPHYJ. H. WARD
In the face of all this we find a sort of spiritualistic philosophers who tell us that we have no need of communication from God.
GOSPEL PHILOSOPHYJ. H. WARD
Nothing could be more absurd in the eyes of Grecian philosophers, than to speak of the resurrection of the body.
GOSPEL PHILOSOPHYJ. H. WARD
He was the chief of the seven sages of Greece, and founder of the Ionic sect of philosophers.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Even more amused were those Oriental philosophers at the white scared faces of the prisoners clinging to the bars of the jail.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
In fact, the future was generally ignored, and even immortality was but a dream of philosophers.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME IJOHN LORD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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