realist Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"realist" in British English

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realistnoun [C]

uk   /ˈrɪə.lɪst/  us   /ˈriː.ə-/

realist noun [C] (THOUGHT)

someone who ​hopes for or ​accepts only what ​seemspossible or ​likely, and does not ​hope for or ​expect more: I'm a realist - I ​knew there was no way I could ​win, so I ​swam for a good ​finish, for ​points.

realist noun [C] (ART)

specialized art, literature, theatre & film an ​artist, ​writer, etc. who ​representslife as it really is, ​rather than in an ​imagined way
(Definition of realist from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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realistnoun [C]

 us   /ˈri·ə·lɪst/
a ​person who ​tends to ​accept and ​deal with ​people and ​situations as they are
(Definition of realist from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “realist”
in Chinese (Simplified) 注重, 现实主义者, 务实的人…
in Turkish gerçekçi, realist, (ressam…
in Russian реалист…
in Chinese (Traditional) 注重, 現實主義者, 務實的人…
in Polish realist-a/ka…
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