Definisi 'sensationalism'
English to English
noun
1 subject matter that is calculated to excite and please vulgar tastes
source: wordnet30
2 the journalistic use of subject matter that appeals to vulgar tastes
Example:
• the tabloids relied on sensationalism to maintain their circulation
source: wordnet30
3 (philosophy) the ethical doctrine that feeling is the only criterion for what is good
source: wordnet30
4 (philosophy) the doctrine that knowledge derives from experience
source: wordnet30
5 The doctrine held by Condillac, and by some ascribed to Locke, that our ideas originate solely in sensation, and consist of sensations transformed; sensualism; -- opposed to intuitionalism, and rationalism.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
empiricist, ballyhoo artist, sensationalist, lurid, shocking, sensational, unsensational, philosophy, philosophical doctrine, philosophical theory, journalese, british empiricism, experimentalism, logical positivism, positivism,

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