supersensible

  • 1 Supersensible — Su per*sen si*ble, a. [Pref. super + sensible: cf. F. supersensible.] Beyond the reach of the senses; above the natural powers of perception. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 supersensible — [so͞o΄pərsen′sə bəl] adj. outside or beyond the range of perception by the senses supersensibly adv …

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  • 3 supersensible — I. “+ adjective Etymology: super + sensible : being above or beyond that which is perceivable or apparent to the senses seeks supersensible goals such as eternal life, justice, both social and individual, the progress of human culture and science …

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  • 4 supersensible — adjective Beyond the range of what is perceptible by the senses; not belonging to the experienceable physical world. Heaven is a supersensible realm. Syn: supersensory, supersensual, supersensuous …

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  • 5 supersensible — adjective Date: 1798 being above or beyond that which is apparent to the senses ; spiritual …

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  • 6 supersensible — supersensibly, adv. /sooh peuhr sen seuh beuhl/, adj. being above or beyond perception by the senses; beyond the reach of the senses. [1790 1800; SUPER + SENSIBLE] * * * …

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  • 7 supersensible — (su pèr san si bl ) adj. Terme de philosophie. Qui échappe aux sens. On dit plutôt suprasensible. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Super..., et sensible …

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  • 8 supersensible — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Of, coming from, or relating to forces or beings that exist outside the natural world: extra mundane, extrasensory, metaphysical, miraculous, preternatural, superhuman, supernatural, superphysical, transcendental …

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  • 9 supersensible — su·per·sensible …

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  • 10 supersensible — su•per•sen•si•ble [[t]ˌsu pərˈsɛn sə bəl[/t]] adj. cvb being above or beyond perception by the senses • Etymology: 1790–1800 su per•sen′si•bly, adv …

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  • 11 supersensible — /supəˈsɛnsəbəl/ (say soohpuh sensuhbuhl) adjective beyond the reach of the senses. –supersensibly, adverb …

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  • 12 supersensible —   a. beyond physical perception; spiritual …

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  • 13 supersensible —  adj. Particulièrement sensible …

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  • 14 metaphysics — /met euh fiz iks/, n. (used with a sing. v.) 1. the branch of philosophy that treats of first principles, includes ontology and cosmology, and is intimately connected with epistemology. 2. philosophy, esp. in its more abstruse branches. 3. the… …

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  • 15 Indian philosophy — Any of the numerous philosophical systems developed on the Indian subcontinent, including both orthodox (astika) systems, namely, the Nyaya, Vaisheshika, Samkhya, Yoga, Mimamsa, and Vedanta schools of philosophy, and unorthodox (nastika) systems …

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  • 16 Kant: Critique of Judgement — Patrick Gardiner Kant’s third Critique, the Critique of Judgement, was published in 1790 and was intended as he himself put it to bring his “entire critical undertaking to a close.” So conceived, it was certainly in part designed to build upon… …

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  • 17 Rudolf Steiner — For other people named Rudolf Steiner, see Rudolf Steiner (disambiguation). Rudolf Joseph Lorenz Steiner Full name Rudolf Joseph Lorenz Steiner Born 25(27?) February 1861 Murakirály, Austria Hungary (now Donji Kraljevec, Croatia) …

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  • 18 Jesaiah Ben-Aharon — Yeshayahu (Jesaiah) Ben Aharon (born 1955, Israel) is an Israeli philosopher who founded the kibbutz Harduf, Israel. He is married and has two children. He teaches, writes and lectures worldwide on the evolution of human consciousness in the… …

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  • 19 Sublime (philosophy) — In aesthetics, the sublime (from the Latin sublimis ( [looking up from] under the lintel, high, lofty, elevated, exalted) is the quality of greatness or vast magnitude, whether physical, moral, intellectual, metaphysical, aesthetic, spiritual or… …

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  • 20 aesthetics — /es thet iks/ or, esp. Brit., /ees /, n. (used with a sing. v.) 1. the branch of philosophy dealing with such notions as the beautiful, the ugly, the sublime, the comic, etc., as applicable to the fine arts, with a view to establishing the… …

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