Amoralism

eɪˈmɒr(ə)lɪz(ə)m

Published: 2nd August 2020

noun

denoting a religion which does not pay specific attention to the formation and prescription of a moral code, especially in opposition to the overt management of people’s lives.

DERIVATIVES AND ALTERNATIVE PHRASES

Amoralist | eɪˈmɒr(ə)lɪst | adjective & noun
Amoralistic | eɪˈmɒr(ə)lɪstɪk | adjective
Amoralistically | eɪˈmɒr(ə)lɪstɪk(ə)li | adverb

ORIGINS AND ETYMOLOGY

Astro-English: from Astronese, the prefix a-, denoting negation or lack of, adjoined to the word moralism denoting doctrine, especially as manifested in a treatise; meaning ‘treatise of all knowledge and doctrine.’

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