nontheoretical love

Definitions

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  • adj. Not theoretical.

Etymologies

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non- +‎ theoretical

Examples

  • But earth-change events have the nontheoretical capacity to sooner, more widely and with more certainty, wreak far greater havoc.

    Catastrophes Play Second Fiddle To Climate Change

  • If fighting malaria was his real goal, he could as easily have asked the question: Why don't we divert to it some of the large and nontheoretical sums spent on, say, the military?

    'Can Anyone Stop It?'

  • But ecology as generally practiced was still a loose-jointed, descriptive, nonquantified, nontheoretical enterprise.

    The Song of The Dodo

  • The Bible, as Western civilization's principal reli - gious book, illustrates the pervasiveness of unself - conscious imagery — only later to be distinguished as metaphor — in primary or nontheoretical religious dis - course.

    Dictionary of the History of Ideas

  • Over the course of time this nontheoretical approach developed into a distinctive American life-style—one characterized by a naive practicality that enabled Americans to unite in a stable way of life and to become a homogeneous society made up of undifferentiated men sharing the same values.

    Interpretations of American History

  • But I'm talking about practical, nonabstract, nontheoretical stuff over here.

    Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town

  • Weiss draws on scores of interviews and vignettes with highly successful consultants to offer nontheoretical, pragmatic advice on living a balanced life, including how to:

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  • Inspired, you'd been ready to treat Belford to a rehash of the Gwendolyn Mati theory of economic riptide-what happens when the push and pull of concentrated wealth collides with the stagger and swoon of excessive poverty and why it is imperative that you in the middle class swim like hell toward the channel of prosperity-but the Lincoln had arrived downtown, and its driver had become distracted by the very real, nontheoretical spectacle of poverty in the streets.

    Half Asleep in Frog Pajamas

  • If fighting malaria was his real goal, he could as easily have asked the question: Why don’t we divert to it some of the large and nontheoretical sums spent on, say, the military?

    ‘Can Anyone Stop It?’ « Gerry Canavan

  • Max Ansbacher's book is an excellent starting point for investors seeking a clear, nontheoretical introduction to options. "

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