Translation of "pragmatic" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /præɡˈmæt.ɪk/ us /-ˈmæt̬-/

solving problems in a sensible way that suits the conditions that really exist now, rather than obeying fixed theories, ideas, or rules

In business, the pragmatic approach to problems is often more successful than an idealistic one.

(Translation of “pragmatic” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /præɡˈmætik/

dealing with things in a sensible and practical way rather than being concerned with rules or theories

a pragmatic approach to dealing with conflict.
pragmatically adverb

The issue needs to be dealt with pragmatically.

(Translation of “pragmatic” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)