English dictionary definition of:

realism


Noun

  • the attribute of accepting the facts of life and favoring practicality and literal truth
  • (philosophy) the philosophical doctrine that abstract concepts exist independent of their names
  • (philosophy) the philosophical doctrine that physical objects continue to exist when not perceived
  • an artistic movement in 19th century France; artists and writers strove for detailed realistic and factual description
  • the state of being actual or real

Thesaurus

naturalism platonism pragmatism reality realness

Scrabble score for realism


Scrabble score = 9

generated at 05:56:02 on 22-11-19

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