noun Vol·tair·i·an·ism

Definition of Voltairianism



  1. :  the theories or practices of Voltaire characterized by a skeptical but deistic religious attitude, opposition to intolerance, and castigation of bigotry

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Origin and Etymology of voltairianism

Voltaire †1778 French writer + English -ianism (as in trinitarianism)

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