noncognitivism

noun non·cognitivism \"+\

Definition of noncognitivism

  1. :  a theory holding that ethical statements cannot be reduced without remainder to empirical cognitive statements by reason of the emotive or imperative elements in their content; specifically :  emotivism

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Origin and Etymology of noncognitivism

noncognitive + -ism


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