What is another word for positivism?58 synonyms found
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Definition for Positivism:
- A system of philosophy originated by Comte, a French philosopher ( 1798- 1857), which, rejecting all inquiry into causes whether efficient or final, deals only with what is positive, or simply seeks to discover the laws of phenomenon.
Synonyms for Positivism:
- conspiracy theory,
- sure bet,
- rain or shine,
- sure thing,
- open and shut case,
- all sewn up,
- good cheer,
- looking on bright side.
Antonyms for Positivism:
doubt, theory, uncertainty, concept, idea, hesitation, Questionableness, disbelief, distrust, ambiguity.
gloom, pessimism, depression, hopelessness, sadness, sorrow, discouragement, unhappiness, fear.