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The philosophy of the Greek Cynics.
From Cynicism, cynic + -ism; compare cynism
His influence was weakened, however, by his cynicism and by his ultra-aristocratic views.
Cynicism, often followed by religion in a poet's later life, is common.
Her cynicism has influenced me more than I thought; I am now skeptical of almost everything.
I detected a note of cynicism in the author's writing.
Disregarding all the accidental excrescences of the doctrine, Cynicism must be regarded as a most valuable development and as a real asset in the sum of ethical speculation.
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