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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Elevated conceptions or conduct; Impracticality by virtue of thinking of things in their perfect form rather than as they really are.

Usage examples (36)
  • This kind of idealism is very troubling it can to lead to uncivil rest.
  • His main interests are in German idealism and psychoanalysis.
  • Opposing idealism is the doctrine of naturalism or materialism.
  • I am not sure that this appeal to idealism is quite as genuine as it seems. for more
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