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/ˈri ə lɪst/
a person who tends to view or represent things as they really are.
an artist or a writer whose work is characterized by
an adherent of
of or pertaining to
or to a person who embodies its principles or practices:
the realist approach to social ills; realist paintings.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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It would be, at long last, a fully realized
tone is evident even from the first sentence of the article.
The important is being rational,
and thruer guesses, imaginations.
Silver is also a
when it comes to technology and its ability to make music secure.
It is not the responsibility of climate
scientists to prove that dangerous human-caused climate change is not happening.
as well as a dreamer, he wasn't surprised at the clutter within.
would ever dream of attaining the level of success he has achieved.
How typical for a head-in-the-clouds idealist to charge a feet-on-the-ground
with cynicism or imagination-deficiency.
But the film's careful injection of a warm, humanist spirit into an elaborate magical
vision sets it apart.
The current scholarly tone is, judging from the new books,
British Dictionary definitions for
a person who is aware of and accepts the physical universe, events, etc, as they are; pragmatist
an artist or writer who seeks to represent the familiar or typical in real life rather than an idealized, formalized, or romantic interpretation
) a person who accepts realism
) of, relating to, or characteristic of realism or realists in the arts, philosophy, etc
a realist school
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The realist lies for advantage. The fantasist lies to give his dreams a flavor of reality.
In Israel, in order to be a realist you must believe in miracles.
David Ben Gurion
(...) he comprehends his duties, he above all men is a realist, and converses with things.
Ralph Waldo Emerson