What is a nihilist

nihilistic (German)

Part of speech: adjective

Increases:
positive nihilistic, Comparative more nihilistic, Superlative most nihilistic
Hyphenation:
ni | hi | lis | tisch, comparative: ni | hi | lis | ti | scher, superlative: am ni | hi | lis | tischs | ten
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [nihiˈlɪstɪʃ]
Word meaning / definition:
1) the philosophical direction of nihilism (in short: the rejection of beliefs, norms, values, especially religious, ethical or political) concerning
also: in a state of mind that rejects anything that affirms life
Origin of the term:
Derivation of the nounnihilist to the adjective with the suffix-isch
Related terms:
1) atheistic, godless, materialistic, cynical
1) depressed, troubled, depressed, depressed, joyless, pessimistic, moody, gloomy, gloomy, unhappy
1) life-negating, suicidal, longing for death
Opposite words:
1) believing, value-oriented, convinced
1) exuberant, lively, euphoric, hungry for life, exuberant
Application examples:
1) “IS is an attractive organization for a lot of people. It has a lot of money and logistical support - much more than al Qaeda ever had. In addition, their ideology is clear more nihilistic.
1) "He describes Jacques Derrida's philosophy [the Canadian psychologist Jordan Peterson] as'nihilistic and destructive ‘."
1) “People ask what is the meaning of life? I say: there is no point, why should there be? And people think: very nice nihilistic.
1) “[…] the title 'We Negatives', in which Tucholsky once described himself half ironically, were anything but nihilistic No-sayers, they had an ethical compass - in contrast to millions of other Germans at the time. "
1) [1926:] “Disaffected by the nightmare of World War I, [British youth] revolted against old-fashioned social norms. A new, nihilistic This generation was looking for pleasure, decadence and the joy of experimentation. "
1) “He had this practical one, but also nihilistic and a skeptical view of life. "
Typical word combinations:
1) with noun:more nihilisticmaterialism
1) with noun:nihilisticAttitude, nihilisticIdeas, nihilisticAttitude, more nihilistictrain

Practical example sentences

Automatically selected examples in German:

Ballauf and Schenk determine in nihilistic Crime drama in a cop murder.
Day 24, June 11, 2019

The New Order: After surviving the Apocalypse, Hope County's survivors face a new threat: the nihilistic Highwaymen, vicious looters who want the county to bleed to death.
4Players, December 07, 2018

The game description says: 'Nongunz: Doppelganger Edition is a nihilistic Action platform game that combines wild shootings with the aspects of a mysterious clicker game.
4Players, June 11, 2020

Faber (Jörg Hartmann) as more nihilistic Depri-Kommissar has always been a challenge. So far in the best sense. And we were also happy to endure its gradual change or further development.
stern.de, August 9, 2020

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Grammar / Declinations

Inflection nihilistic - The declension of the adjective nihilistic

 NominativeGenitivedativeaccusative
definite article
Masculinethe nihilisticthe nihilisticthe nihilisticthe nihilistic
Femininethe nihilisticthe nihilisticthe nihilisticthe nihilistic
neuterthe nihilisticthe nihilisticthe nihilisticthe nihilistic
Pluralthe nihilisticthe nihilisticthe nihilisticthe nihilistic
indefinite article
Masculinea nihilistic onea nihilistic onea nihilistic onea nihilistic one
Femininea nihilistic onea nihilistic onea nihilistic onea nihilistic one
neutera nihilistic onea nihilistic onea nihilistic onea nihilistic one
without article
Masculinemore nihilisticnihilisticnihilisticnihilistic
Femininenihilisticmore nihilisticmore nihilisticnihilistic
neuternihilisticnihilisticnihilisticnihilistic
Pluralnihilisticmore nihilisticnihilisticnihilistic

Thesaurus & Synonyms

  • life-negating
  • suicidal (fig.)
  • longing for death (fig.)

Another word (synonym) for nihilistic - Source: OpenThesaurus


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