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transcendentalist

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  • n. One who believes in transcendentalism.
  • n. A group of philosophers who assert that true knowledge is obtained by faculties of the mind that transcend sensory experience; those who exalt intuition above empirical knowledge and ordinary mentation. Used in modern times of some post-Kantian German philosophers, and of the school of Emerson.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who believes in transcendentalism.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An adherent of some form of: transcendentalism; especially, an American follower of Sehelling.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. advocate of transcendentalism

Etymologies

transcendental +‎ -ist (Wiktionary)

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