Definition of eudaemonic in English:

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eudaemonic

Pronunciation: /ˌyo͞odəˈmänik/
(also eudemonic)

adjective

formal

Derivatives

eudaemonia

Pronunciation: /-ˈmōnēə/
noun
Example sentences
  • But there's a third form of life, and if you're a bridge player like me, or a stamp collector, you can have eudaemonia; that is, you can be in flow.
  • Central to his positive psychology is ‘eudaemonia, the good life, which is what Thomas Jefferson and Aristotle meant by the pursuit of happiness.’

Origin

Mid 19th century: from Greek eudaimonikos, from eudaimōn 'happy' (see eudaemonism).

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Syllabification: eu·dae·mon·ic

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