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absurdism

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noun ab·surd·ism \əb-ˈsər-ˌdi-zəm, -ˈzər-\

Definition of absurdism

  1. :  a philosophy based on the belief that the universe is irrational and meaningless and that the search for order brings the individual into conflict with the universe — compare existentialism



1946

First Known Use of absurdism

1946


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