Meaning of Pythagorizing in English:

Pythagorizing

Pronunciation /pʌɪˈθaɡ(ə)rʌɪzɪŋ/ /pɪˈθaɡ(ə)rʌɪzɪŋ/

adjective

  • That follows the Pythagorean system of philosophy; that thinks or acts in a Pythagorean manner.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Henry More (1614–1687), philosopher, poet, and theologian. From Pythagorize + -ing.