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  • Rorty —   [ rɔːrtɪ], Richard McKay, amerikanischer Philosoph, * New York 4. 10. 1931; Schüler R. Carnaps und C. G. Hempels, lehrte 1958 61 am Wellesley College, 1961 81 an der Princeton University; seit 1982 Professor an der University of Virginia in… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Rorty — Richard Rorty (links) und Akbar Gandji Richard McKay Rorty (* 4. Oktober 1931 in New York City; † 8. Juni 2007 in Palo Alto, Kalifornien) war ein amerikanischer Philosoph. Rorty gilt als ein Vertreter des Neo …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rorty — Richard Rorty Pour les articles homonymes, voir McKay. Richard Rorty Philosophe Occidental Époque Moderne Naissance : 4 octobre  …   Wikipédia en Français

  • rorty — adj. (rortier, rortiest) Brit. sl. 1 splendid; boisterous, rowdy (had a rorty time). 2 coarse, earthy. Etymology: 19th c.: orig. unkn …   Useful english dictionary

  • rorty — adjective Boisterous, rowdy, saucy, dissipated, or risqué …   Wiktionary

  • Rorty — (obsolete) wild; rowdy …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • rorty — Australian Slang (obsolete) wild; rowdy …   English dialects glossary

  • rorty — adjective (rortier, rortiest) Brit. informal boisterous and high spirited. Origin C19: of unknown origin …   English new terms dictionary

  • rorty — ror·ty …   English syllables

  • rorty — /ˈrɔti/ (say rawtee) adjective 1. boisterous; ebullient. 2. coarse; uncouth. {British slang (London); origin unknown; ? alteration of roary in a rhyme with Tory (def. 4) …   Australian English dictionary

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