toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

nihilism
used in The Iceman Cometh

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
the belief that there is no universal truth or underlying reality that undergirds moral values, and that ultimately existence is meaningless
  • Be God, it's not to Bakunin's ghost you ought to pray in your dreams, but to the great Nihilist, Hickey!
    Act 2 (15% in)

There are no more uses of "nihilism" in The Iceman Cometh.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®Wikipedia ArticleInternet Encyclopedia of Philosophy