the pragmatist philosophy of C. S. Peirce, chiefly a theory of meaning: so called by him to distinguish it from the pragmatism of William James.

1905; pragmatic + -ism

antipragmaticism, noun Unabridged
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He does not seem to have any sense of pragmaticism or intellectual curiosity.
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