Translation of absolutism in Spanish:


absolutismo, n.

Pronunciation /ˈæbsəl(j)uˌtɪzəm/ /ˈabsəluːtɪz(ə)m/

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    absolutismo masculine
    • Thus papal absolutism and Spanish absolutism, secular and ecclesiastical power, grew ever more complementary and interdependent.
    • Benedict's experience of Nazism led him to a fear not of absolutism but of totalitarianism, in which authority and truth are divorced.
    • It is not moral absolutism but theological relativism we would do well to explore if our real need is for a God with whom we can engage our lives.
    • In other words, modernity has become critical of modernism and of its own utopian absolutism.
    • The linchpin of my argument is the distinction between absolutism, relativism, and pluralism.
    • This arrogant spirit of ontological absolutism pervades his essay.
    • At its core, this is an argument that absolutism should always be met with absolutism, a notion that I think is wildly mistaken.
    • Certainly, there was the occasional despot who aspired to religious absolutism.
    • In the very act of rejecting hierarchies of value, relativism constructs a hierarchy, which values its own relativism above any absolutism.
    • This absolutism is wrong in principle, and it's also bad politics.
    • Thus we see evil as being inextricably linked to moral absolutism, by the route of religion, which excludes understanding and is ultimately oppressive.
    • Yet the German nation did not succeed in shaking off the yoke of absolutism and in establishing democracy and parliamentary government.
    • They were opposed by a Conservative party, which supported royal absolutism and bureaucratic centralism.
    • It seemed as if the military and financial power of absolutism excluded every possibility of a revolution in Russia.
    • Locke's political ideas reflect the alliance of classes that jointly opposed the drive to absolutism in mid and late seventeenth century England.
    • As Europe basked in the Enlightenment, Popish superstition and its stablemate monarchical absolutism appeared to be receding into the past.
    • Then the region's leaders sided with absolutism during WWI and then Facism during WWII.
    • Nor should it be thought that Marx's defence of democratic rights only extended to countries in which there was feudal absolutism.
    • I was raised Catholic and left at an early age, but the Roman church's absolutism and attention to detail stay with one for life.
    • At the heart of Schiller's play, written two years before the French Revolution, lies a confrontation between absolutism and liberty.