panthelism

noun
pan·​the·​lism | \ ˈpan(t)thəˌlizəm \
plural -s

Definition of panthelism

: the doctrine that the ultimate reality of the universe is will specifically : the philosophy of Arthur Schopenhauer (1788–1860)

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History and Etymology for panthelism

pan- + Greek thelein to will + -ism

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“Panthelism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/panthelism. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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