: an argument for the existence of God based upon the meaning of the term God
Examples of ontological argument in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebApril 27, 2020 There will surely be many disagreements about which titles are and are not included, some of which may lead us into tortured ontological arguments about what constitutes a summer movie in the first place.
Los Angeles Times, 28 Apr. 2020
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