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Nietzscheism

or Nietzscheanism

[nee-chee-iz-uh m] /ˈni tʃiˌɪz əm/
noun
1.
the philosophy of Nietzsche, emphasizing the will to power as the chief motivating force of both the individual and society.
Origin of Nietzscheism
1905-1910
1905-10; Nietzsche + -ism
Related forms
Nietzschean, noun, adjective
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  • He exalts nature to the priest who follows him to reclaim his soul; this third act is really a glorified burst of Nietzscheism.

    Iconoclasts James Huneker
  • If Nietzsche had not ended in imbecility, Nietzscheism would end in imbecility.

    Orthodoxy G. K. Chesterton
  • What of Richard Strauss, with his warmed-over Nietzscheism, his flair for the merely horrible?

    A Book of Prefaces H. L. Mencken
  • I snap my fingers at Nietzscheism when I realize that she is the strongest personality in my little world.

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