Meaning of “realism” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ U ] us uk /ˈrɪəlɪzəm/

a style in art, literature, etc in which things and people are shown as they are in real life


behaviour in which you accept and deal with the true facts of a situation and do not hope for things that will not happen

(Definition of “realism” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)