subjectivism

noun sub·jec·tiv·ism \ (ˌ)səb-ˈjek-ti-ˌvi-zəm \

Definition of subjectivism

1 a : a theory that limits knowledge to subjective experience
b : a theory that stresses the subjective elements in experience
2 a : a doctrine that the supreme good is the realization of a subjective experience or feeling (such as pleasure)
b : a doctrine that individual feeling or apprehension is the ultimate criterion of the good and the right

subjectivist

play \(ˌ)səb-ˈjek-ti-vist\ noun

subjectivistic

play \(ˌ)səb-ˌjek-ti-ˈvi-stik\ adjective

First Known Use of subjectivism

1845

in the meaning defined at sense 1b

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