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Wordnet 3.0


1. of or relating to positivism;
- Example: "positivist thinkers"
- Example: "positivist doctrine"
- Example: "positive philosophy"
[syn: positivist, positivistic, positive]

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

positivistic adj 1: of or relating to positivism; "positivist thinkers"; "positivist doctrine"; "positive philosophy" [syn: positivist, positivistic, positive]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

90 Moby Thesaurus words for "positivistic": Cyrenaic, Eleatic, Epicurean, Marxian, Marxist, Megarian, Stoic, animist, animistic, atomistic, bigoted, commonsense, conceited, cosmotheistic, doctrinaire, doctrinarian, dogmatic, dogmatizing, down-to-earth, earthy, eclectic, empirical, eudaemonistic, existential, hardheaded, hedonic, hedonist, hedonistic, humanist, humanistic, hylomorphous, hylotheistic, idealistic, instrumentalist, materialist, materialistic, matter-of-fact, mechanist, mechanistic, metaphysical, monistic, naturalist, naturalistic, nominalist, opinionated, opinionative, opinioned, oracular, panlogistical, pantheistic, peremptory, pontifical, positive, positivist, practical, practical-minded, pragmatic, pragmatist, pronunciative, rational, rationalistic, realist, realistic, reasonable, sane, scholastic, scientific, scientistic, secular, self-opinionated, self-opinioned, sensationalistic, sensible, sober-minded, sound, sound-thinking, straight-thinking, syncretistic, theistic, transcendentalist, transcendentalistic, unideal, unidealistic, unromantic, unsentimental, utilitarian, vitalistic, voluntarist, voluntaristic, worldly