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[boh-zuh n-ket, -kit] /ˈboʊ zənˌkɛt, -kɪt/
Bernard, 1848–1923, English philosopher and writer. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The consent of Miss Bosanquet's relatives was readily and cordially given.

    Fletcher of Madeley Frederic W. Macdonald
  • "We are watching the rise of a new agnosticism," remarked Dr. Bosanquet.

    Bergson and His Philosophy J. Alexander Gunn
  • There is good reason for believing that Mr. Bosanquet escapes, in his own mind, the difficulty by the term "correspondence."

  • No one can complain of not being able to understand what Mr. Bosanquet means.

    The Theory and Policy of Labour Protection Albert Eberhard Friedrich Schffle
  • In other words, the dilemma which Bosanquet points out on p. 87 is not a genuine one.

  • The defining of the problem suggests the view of the nature of reality out of which Bosanquet's theory of the judgment grows.

  • Its essential correctness has been insisted upon in recent logic by Sigwart, Bradley, and Bosanquet.

  • When Bosanquet talks of knowing reality, he means possessing ideas which are an accurate reproduction of reality.

  • Mr. Bosanquet somewhere says that so far from the "dark ages" being over, we are just at the beginning of a new dark-age period.

  • Ideas, as Bosanquet represented them, proved to be extremely unsatisfactory tools to use in building up a knowledge of reality.

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