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Synonyms for CATEGORICAL

Usage Examples for CATEGORICAL

  1. After long- drawn- out discussion the French Government asked for a categorical reply by July 12. On that day the father of Prince Leopold, Prince Antony of Hohenzollern, in a telegram to Spain, formally withdrew his son's name. - "A History of the Third French Republic" by C. H. C. Wright
  2. The particular philosophy that was to do the work is that of the German critics, whose critique of religion had ended in the dogma that man is the highest being for man, and in the categorical imperative, " to destroy everything in the present order of things that makes a man a degraded, insulted, forsaken, and despised being." - "Contemporary Socialism" by John Rae