Recent Examples of transcendentalism from the Web
Patience Worth’s strange diction, large output, and mix of transcendentalism and Christianity seemed at odds with Curran, a homemaker who dropped out of school at 13.
One of the prime doctrines of transcendentalism is that God, or divinity, permeates every aspect of nature.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'transcendentalism.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
TRANSCENDENTALISM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of transcendentalism for English Language Learners
: a philosophy which says that thought and spiritual things are more real than ordinary human experience and material things
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up transcendentalism? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).