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Overview of noun pragmatic

The noun pragmatic has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. pragmatic sanction, pragmatic

(an imperial decree that becomes part of the fundamental law of the land)


Overview of adj pragmatic

The adj pragmatic has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) matter-of-fact, pragmatic, pragmatical

(concerned with practical matters; "a matter-of-fact (or pragmatic) approach to the problem"; "a matter-of-fact account of the trip")

2. pragmatic, pragmatical

(of or concerning the theory of pragmatism)

3. hardheaded, hard-nosed, practical, pragmatic

(guided by practical experience and observation rather than theory; "a hardheaded appraisal of our position"; "a hard-nosed labor leader"; "completely practical in his approach to business"; "not ideology but pragmatic politics")

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