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idealism

noun [U]
 
 
/aɪˈdɪəlɪzəm/
the belief that your ideals can be achieved, often when this does not seem likely to othersOpinions, beliefs and points of viewPhilosophy
idealist noun [C] a person who believes that it is possible to achieve your idealsOpinions, beliefs and points of view idealistic
 
 
/aɪˌdɪəˈlɪstɪk/ adjective
Translations of “idealism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 理想主義, 唯心主義,唯心論,理念論…
in Russian идеализм…
in Turkish idealizm…
in Chinese (Simplified) 理想主义, 唯心主义,唯心论,理念论…
in Polish idealizm…
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