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Schopenhauerism

[shoh-puh n-hou-uh-riz-uh m] /ˈʃoʊ pənˌhaʊ əˌrɪz əm/
noun
1.
the philosophy of Schopenhauer, who taught that only the cessation of desire can solve the problems arising from the universal impulse of the will to live.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; Schopenhauer + -ism
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