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- v. To philosophize.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To play the philosopher; to moralize.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To philosophize.
This is, said Gargantua, that which Plato saith, Lib. 5 de Republ., that those commonwealths are happy, whose rulers philosophate, and whose philosophers rule.
Others, induced by pride, dive into hard words, and philosophate among women touching the
Item, you are not young, which is a competent quality for you to philosophate more than physically in wine, not in vain, and henceforwards to be of the
You just set there and read or philosophate or whatever an educated person does instead of dozing off. "