idealist definition

  • noun:
    • One whoever conduct is impacted by beliefs very often conflict with practical considerations.
    • a person who is impractical and not practical; a visionary.
    • An artist or publisher whose work is imbued with idealism.
    • An adherent of every system of philosophical idealism.
    • a person who adheres to idealism.
    • Someone whose conduct is due to idealism in place of from practicality.
    • An unrealistic or not practical visionary.
    • One who idealizes; a person who forms picturesque fancies; one given to romantic expectations.
    • a person who keeps the doctrine of idealism, in every sense. In senses 4 and 5 of idealism, in opposition to realist.
    • person who keeps some form of the philosophical doctrine of idealism: against realist.
    • person who pursues or dwells upon the perfect; a seeker after the greatest beauty or great.
    • An imaginative, unpractical individual; a day-dreamer.
    • someone directed more by beliefs than by practical factors

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