Plato - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈpleɪtoʊ|
Brit.  |ˈpleɪtəʊ|

noun

- ancient Athenian philosopher; pupil of Socrates; teacher of Aristotle (428-347 BC) (syn: plato)

Examples

Plato believed that the soul is immortal.

Plato demonstrated the incorporeal nature of the soul.

Plato, Aristotle, and other Greek philosophers

Plato draws all the strands of the argument together.

Plato is the very type of soaring philosophy

Plato attempts to identify vicious pleasures with some form of error.

We find this idea in Plato

ornate rhetoric taught out of the rule of Plato

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