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  • Hobbsian From Hobbes ‎(“a surname”) +‎ -ian; referring to the 17th century English author Thomas Hobbes, whose best-known work, Leviathan, describes
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  • plural hobbesiani, feminine plural hobbesiane) Of or pertaining to Thomas Hobbes and his works; Hobbesian hobbesiano m ‎(feminine singular hobbesiana
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  • comparable) In a single or unaccompanied manner; without a companion. 1651, Thomas Hobbes, “Chapter I: Of Sense”, in LeviathanWikisource: Singly, they are every
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  • Wikipedia has an article on: positive law Wikipedia 1651: From Thomas Hobbes, The Leviathan positive law ‎(usually uncountable, plural positive laws)
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  • in the manner of a brute Bestial; lacking human sensibility 1651, Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan No arts; no letters; no society; and which is worst of all
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  • by the kings of England, consulting with the nobility and commons. - Thomas Hobbes. (intransitive) To advise or offer expertise. (intransitive) To work
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  • something as being different from something else; to differentiate. 1651, Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan[3]: The severity of judgement, they say, makes men censorious
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  • force. A mathematical proof. a. 1697, John Aubrey, Brief Lives, s.v. Thomas Hobbes: He read the proposition. […] So he reads the demonstration of it, which
    5 KB (174 words) - 03:14, 25 January 2016
  • Mars doth raigne, / That all debate and discorde must he rife, 1651, Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan Out Of Civil States, There Is Alwayes Warre Of Every One
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  • dépendance dependance ‎(plural dependances) (archaic) dependence 1651, Thomas Hobbes, Leviathon, Chapter 5 ...Science is the knowledge of consequences, and
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  • political position one takes towards an issue or another person. 1651, Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan ...that is, their Forts, Garrisons, and Guns upon the Frontiers
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  • subtlety; shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception. Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) You have that crooked wisdom which is called craft. Bible
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  • threat or action. A hobby; an activity that distracts the mind. 1640, Thomas Hobbes, The Elements of Law: Of those therefore that have attained to the
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  • institute their children as they themselves think fit; and the like). - Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan, ch 21 section 6 (Can we find and add a quotation of Francis
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  • difference; to mix up; to confuse right and wrong. 1651 (Latin edition 1642), Thomas Hobbes, De Cive (Latin title) Philosophicall Rudiments Concerning Government
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  • (obsolete, intransitive) To copulate, to have sex. [15th–19th c.] 1651, Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan: But that the bodies of the reprobate, who make the kingdom
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  • 1656, Thomas Hobbes, John Bramhall, The Questions Concerning Liberty, Necessity and Chance, Clearly Stated and Debated between Dr. Bramhall and Thomas Hobbes
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  • nastiest) (now chiefly US)  Dirty, filthy. [from 14th c.] 1651, Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan: In such condition, there is no place for Industry; because
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  • business here is to get drunk.‎ Let's get down to business.‎ 1651, Thomas Hobbes, “Chapter I: Of Sense”, in LeviathanWikisource: To know the naturall
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  • impose (something) on someone or into some area. [from 16th c.] 1651, Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan: By which we may see, that they who are not called to Counsell
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