Definition of Anschauung in English:

Anschauung

noun

  • 1Philosophy
    Chiefly Philosophy. Sense perception, observation; (especially in Kantian thought) intuition.

  • 2An outlook, attitude, or point of view. Compare earlier Weltanschauung.

Origin

Early 19th century. From German Anschauung looking at, observation, contemplation, perception, intuition, opinion, point of view, outlook, attitude (Old High German anascouwunga, Middle High German anschouwunge; from Old High German anascouwōn (from an- + scouwōn) + -ung).

Pronunciation

Anschauung

/ˈanʃaʊʊŋ/