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  • adv. In a pragmatic manner.

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  • adv. In a pragmatical manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a pragmatic manner.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a realistic manner

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Examples

  • Secondly and more pragmatically is the question of ownership of online space and control of online debate.

    Online reviews and ownership of social spaces

  • I suppose pragmatically is the only answer I can give.

    A Conversation with Harold Bloom author of How To Read and Why

  • If he had done his homework he would have known that Governor Paiin was a reformer, was elected Governor of Alaska with massive support from independents, and had governed pragmatically from the centre, with broad cross-party support.

    Powell calls Palin a 'fascinating figure'

  • These upfront sequences set a base temperature for Ferris' character, which is probably best described as a pragmatically frigid.

    Kevin's Review: Body of Lies - Probably the Best Thriller of Its Kind « FirstShowing.net

  • And he exhorted the American people to go beyond existing political categories to a new kind of pragmatically oriented change.

    How the Independent Movement Went Left by Going Right

  • Instead, he views the judicial task "pragmatically," in his words, as an extension of ordinary policy discourse, which is only mildly constrained by legal texts and doctrines, if at all.

    Balkinization

  • He "pragmatically" voted for funding the Obama administration's escalation of the war in Afghanistan.

    Recent articles from SocialistWorker.org

  • Firstly we think 'pragmatically', deploy flat ontological analyses as a mere technological appendage to serve pre-existing political vectors, but this seems to be somewhat paradoxical for it entails a hidden claim that the ontological has no baring upon the political-but this indicates the technological potentials of the philosophy are null and void.

    Larval Subjects .

  • So clearly, a first challenge is getting to some kind of pragmatically useful alignment between those local and occasionally even painfully parochial perspectives with what's best for the Big We.

    UgoTrade

  • Instead, he pleads for market reforms that, while stimulating growth in poorer countries, are implemented "pragmatically".

    Eurozine articles

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