antirealist

realist

[ree-uh-list]
noun
1.
a person who tends to view or represent things as they really are.
2.
an artist or a writer whose work is characterized by realism.
3.
Philosophy. an adherent of realism.
adjective
4.
of or pertaining to realism or to a person who embodies its principles or practices: the realist approach to social ills; realist paintings.

Origin:
1595–1605; real1 + -ist; compare French réaliste

antirealist, noun, adjective
hyperrealist, noun
nonrealist, noun
prorealist, adjective, noun
ultrarealist, noun
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realist (ˈrɪəlɪst)
 
n
1.  a person who is aware of and accepts the physical universe, events, etc, as they are; pragmatist
2.  an artist or writer who seeks to represent the familiar or typical in real life rather than an idealized, formalized, or romantic interpretation
3.  philosophy a person who accepts realism
4.  (modifier) of, relating to, or characteristic of realism or realists in the arts, philosophy, etc: a realist school

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