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Meaning of MELIORISM

Pronunciation:  'meeleeu`reezum

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the belief that the world can be made better by human effort
 

MELIORISM is a 9 letter word that starts with M.

 

 See Also: belief

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mel"io*rism\, n. [From L. melior better.]
The doctrine that there is a tendency throughout nature
toward improvement. --J. Sully.

 

 

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