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Socratic

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adjective So·crat·ic \sə-ˈkra-tik, sō-\

Simple Definition of Socratic

  • : of or relating to the ancient Greek philosopher Socrates, his followers, or his method of asking questions to discover the truth

Full Definition of Socratic

  1. :  of or relating to Socrates, his followers, or his philosophical method of systematic doubt and questioning of another to elicit a clear expression of a truth supposed to be knowable by all rational beings

So·crat·i·cal·ly play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

1598

First Known Use of socratic

1598


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Socratic

noun So·crat·ic

Definition of Socratic

  1. :  a follower of Socrates



1678

First Known Use of socratic

1678


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