Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.


Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Moreover, when Smith talks of superior prudence, meaning "the utmost perfection of all the intellectual and all the moral virtues" and notably assimilating it to "the Academical or Peripatetical sage," (127) he does so in a very specific section of TMS, namely, the one entitled, "Of the character of the individual, so far as it affects his own happiness, or of prudence." (128)