An example of hedonism is an ethical theory suggesting the pursuit of pleasure should be the ultimate goal.
An example of hedonism is a constant quest for pleasure and satisfaction.
Origin of hedonism
- Greek hēdonē pleasure swād- in Indo-European roots –ism
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Ancient Greek ἡδονή (hēdonē, “pleasure”) + -ism. (Eng. usg. 1856)