Definition of idealist in English:

idealist

Syllabification: i·de·al·ist
Pronunciation: /īˈdē(ə)ˌlist
 
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noun

  • 2 Philosophy A person who believes in the theory of idealism.
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    • For Rorty, an idealist is someone who accepts a coherence theory of truth.
    • The greatest of philosophical idealists, the Greek Plato, founded around 25 centuries ago the first Socialist utopian system.
    • Phenomenalists, or idealists generally, will reply that realism is mistaken or even incoherent.

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