A distinctive practice, system, or philosophy, typically a political ideology or an artistic movement
(A) Metaphysics the reference of all things to one's own consciousness, egoism. (b) nonce-wd. The frequent use of ‘I’, egotism of style.
Usually depreciative. A personal religion or creed, frequently incorporating beliefs or practices from various other sources.
Abstention from activities and substances regarded as damaging to one’s health or well-being
An oversimplistic approach to the explanation of a phenomenon, which excludes complicating factors; reductionism.
Art. In form Nabism. The artistic theories or style of the Nabis.
Commitment to NATO.
Depreciative. The use of (or tendency to use) ad hoc measures, rather than general long-term strategies, to deal with issues, situations, etc.
The theories, practices, or style of the plein-air school of painting.