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axiomatic at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


axiomatic at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj something that is axiomatic does not need to be proved because you can easily see that it is true// self-evident// -- axiomatically/-kli/ adv //

axiomatic at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

68 Moby Thesaurus words for "axiomatic":
absolute, actual, admitting no question, aphoristic, apparent,
clear, clear as crystal, confirmable, crisp, crystal-clear,
demonstrable, demonstratable, discernible, distinct, epigrammatic,
evident, explicit, express, factual, formulaic, formulistic,
gnomic, historical, inappealable, incontestable, incontrovertible,
indisputable, indubitable, irrefragable, irrefutable, manifest,
noticeable, observable, obvious, open-and-shut, palpable, patent,
perceivable, perceptible, perspicuous, pithy, plain, plain as day,
platitudinous, pointed, provable, proverbial, pungent, real,
seeable, self-evident, self-explaining, self-explanatory,
sententious, succinct, tangible, terse, testable, to be seen,
unanswerable, unconfutable, undeniable, unimpeachable,
unmistakable, unquestionable, unrefutable, verifiable, visible

Axiomatic at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Axiomatic \Ax`i*o*mat"ic\, Axiomatical \Ax`i*o*mat"ic*al\, a.
[Gr. ?.]
Of or pertaining to an axiom; having the nature of an axiom;
self-evident; characterized by axioms. ``Axiomatical truth.''

The stores of axiomatic wisdom. --I. Taylor.

axiomatic at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj 1: evident without proof or argument; "an axiomatic truth"; "we
hold these truths to be self-evident" [syn: {self-evident},
{taken for granted(p)}]
2: containing aphorisms or maxims; "axiomatic wisdom" [syn: {aphoristic}]
3: of or relating to or derived from axioms; "axiomatic
physics"; "the postulational method was applied to
geometry"- S.S.Stevens [syn: {axiomatical}, {postulational}]

axiomatic at English (WD) Of Explained:



From Inter: etyl » grc Inter: term » ἀξιωματικός|tr=aksiōmatikos|lang=grc|sc=polytonic, in turn from Inter: term » ἀξίωμα|tr=aksiōma|lang=grc|sc=polytonic


Inter: en-ad » j
  • Evident without proof or argument.
    1. 1932, Category: w - :Aldous Huxley|Aldous Huxley, Brave New World:
    2. : The students nodded, emphatically agreeing with a statement which upwards of sixty-two thousand repetitions in the dark had made them accept, not merely as true, but as axiomatic, self-evident, utterly indisputable.
    3. 1984, Category: w - :William J. Brennan, Jr.|Justice William Brennan, Welsh v. Wisconsin, United States Supreme Court (66 U.S. 740, 748)
    4. : It is axiomatic that the "physical entry of the home is the chief evil against which the wording of the Fourth Amendment is directed."
    5. Of or pertaining to an axiom.
    6. Inter: informa » l Obvious.


      * axiomatical

  • self-evident

    Derived terms

    * axiomatically

    Related terms

    * axiomatize
  • axiomatization


    Inter: trans-top » evident without proof or argument
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|очевиден|sc=Cyrl, не нуждаещ се от доказателства
  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|axiomàtic
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|vanzelfsprekend
  • Finnish: itsetään selvä, ilmiselvä

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Ido: Inter: t- » io|axiomatra
    • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|자명하다|tr=jamyeonghada|sc=Hang
    • Portuguese: axiomático
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|axiomático

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » of or pertaining to an axiom
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|аксиоматичен|sc=Cyrl
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|axiomàtic
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|axiomatický|m
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|aksiomaattinen

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Ido: Inter: t+ » io|axiomala
  • Portuguese: axiomático
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|axiomático

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: ar » axiomatic
    Translation: et » axiomatic
    Translation: el » axiomatic
    Translation: fr » axiomatic
    Translation: ko » axiomatic
    Translation: io » axiomatic
    Translation: hu » axiomatic
    Translation: my » axiomatic
    Translation: pl » axiomatic
    Translation: pt » axiomatic
    Translation: ro » axiomatic
    Translation: ru » axiomatic
    Translation: sv » axiomatic
    Translation: ta » axiomatic
    Translation: vi » axiomatic
    Translation: zh » axiomatic

    axiomàtic at English (WD) Of Explained:



    From Inter: suffix » axioma|ic|lang=ca.


    Inter: ca-adj » fpl=axiomàtiques
  • axiomatic

    Derived terms

    * Inter: l » ca|axiomàticament