HyperDic: realism

English > 5 senses of the word realism:
NOUNattributerealism, pragmatismthe attribute of accepting the facts of life and favoring / favoring practicality and literal truth
staterealism, reality, realnessthe state of being actual or real
cognitionrealism, naive realism(philosophy) the philosophical doctrine that physical objects continue to exist when not perceived
grouprealism, naturalisman artistic movement in 19th century France
cognitionrealism, Platonism(philosophy) the philosophical doctrine that abstract concepts exist independent of their names
realism > pronunciation
Soundsriy'lihzahm
Rhymesabolitionism ... zirconium: 557 rhymes with ahm...
English > realism: 5 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe attribute of accepting the facts of life and favoring / favoring practicality and literal truth.
Synonympragmatism
Broaderpracticalityconcerned with actual use rather than theoretical possibilities
Spanishpragmatismo, realismo
Catalanrealisme
Nounsrealista painter who represents the world realistically and not in an idealized or romantic style
realista person who accepts the world as it literally is and deals with it accordingly
English > realism: 5 senses > noun 2, state
MeaningThe state of being actual or real.
Synonymsreality, realness
Attributesreal, existentBeing or occurring in fact or actuality
unreallacking in reality or substance or genuineness
NarrowerfactAn event known to have happened or something known to have existed
BroaderactualityThe state of actually existing objectively
Oppositeunreality, irrealityThe state of being insubstantial or imaginary
Spanishrealidad, realismo
Catalanrealisme, realitat
Nounsrealista philosopher who believes that universals are real and exist independently of anyone thinking of them
realista painter who represents the world realistically and not in an idealized or romantic style
realista person who accepts the world as it literally is and deals with it accordingly
English > realism: 5 senses > noun 3, cognition
Meaning(philosophy) the philosophical doctrine that physical objects continue to exist when not perceived.
Synonymnaive realism
CategoryphilosophyThe rational investigation of questions about existence and knowledge and ethics
Broaderphilosophical doctrine, philosophical theoryA doctrine accepted by adherents to a philosophy
Spanishrealismo
Catalanrealisme
Adjectivesrealisticof or relating to the philosophical doctrine of realism / realism
English > realism: 5 senses > noun 4, group
MeaningAn artistic movement in 19th century France; artists and writers strove for detailed realistic and factual description.
Synonymnaturalism
Broaderartistic movement, art movementA group of artists who agree on general principles / principles
Spanishnaturalismo, realismo
Catalannaturalisme, realisme
Nounsrealista painter who represents the world realistically and not in an idealized or romantic style
English > realism: 5 senses > noun 5, cognition
Meaning(philosophy) the philosophical doctrine that abstract concepts exist independent of their names.
SynonymPlatonism
CategoryphilosophyThe rational investigation of questions about existence and knowledge and ethics
Broaderphilosophical doctrine, philosophical theoryA doctrine accepted by adherents to a philosophy
Spanishplatonismo
Catalanplatonisme
Nounsrealista philosopher who believes that universals are real and exist independently of anyone thinking of them

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