schopenhauerian

Schopenhauer

[shoh-puhn-hou-er; German shoh-puhn-hou-uhr]
noun
Arthur [ahr-toor] , 1788–1860, German philosopher.

Schopenhauerian [shoh-puhn-houuhr-ee-uhn, -hou-er-, shoh-puhn-hou-eer-ee-uhn] , adjective
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Schopenhauer (German ˈʃoːpənhauər)
 
n
Arthur (ˈartʊr). 1788--1860, German pessimist philosopher. In his chief work, The World as Will and Idea (1819), he expounded the view that will is the creative primary factor and idea the secondary receptive factor
 
Schopenhauerian
 
adj
 
'Schopenhauerism
 
n

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