HyperDic: peripatetic

English > 4 senses of the word peripatetic / Peripatetic:
NOUNperson peripatetica person who walks from place to place
person Peripatetic, Aristotelian, Aristoteleana follower of Aristotle or an adherent of Aristotelianism
ADJECTIVEpertperipatetic, Aristotelian, Aristotelean, Aristotelicof or relating to Aristotle or his philosophy
allperipatetic, wayfaringtraveling especially on foot
peripatetic / Peripatetic > pronunciation
Soundspeh.rahpahteh'tihk
Rhymesacademic ... Zurich: 733 rhymes with ihk...
English > peripatetic: 4 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningOf or relating to Aristotle or his philosophy.
SynonymsAristotelian, Aristotelean, Aristotelic
Spanisharistotélico, peripatético
Catalanaristotèlic
NounsAristotleone of the greatest of the ancient Athenian philosophers
Peripatetica follower of Aristotle or an adherent of Aristotelianism
English > peripatetic: 4 senses > adjective 2
MeaningTraveling especially on foot.
Example"peripatetic country preachers"
Synonymwayfaring
Broaderunsettlednot settled or established
Spanishperipatético
NounsPeripatetica follower of Aristotle or an adherent of Aristotelianism
English > peripatetic: 4 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA person who walks from place to place.
Broaderpedestrian, walker, footerA person who travels by foot
Spanishitinerante
Catalanitinerant
English > Peripatetic: 4 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA follower of Aristotle or an adherent of Aristotelianism.
SynonymsAristotelian, Aristotelean
Broaderdisciple, adherentsomeone who believes and helps to spread the doctrine of another
Spanisharistotélico, peripatético
Catalanaristotèlic
Adjectivesperipateticof or relating to Aristotle or his philosophy
peripatetictraveling especially on foot
Nounsperipateticism(philosophy) the philosophy of Aristotle that deals with logic and metaphysics and ethics and poetics and politics and natural science

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