Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who derives his knowledge from or relies upon experience or practice; an empiric.

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Examples

  • She tells the men she meets she is "practicalist" rather than a "situationalist" - yet another empty reference to intellectual discourse.

    GreenCine Daily

  • I'm not a practicalist, I don't use things only because they're a good technically, they have to pass my political and social tests for me to accept and support them.

    Planet Ubuntu

  • Luckily, I'm 90\% resourceful, creative optimist (and kooky, neurotic practicalist-if-that's-a-word for the other ten).

    Weddingbee

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