aware or expressing awareness of things as they really are
"a realistic description"; "a realistic view of the possibilities"; "a realistic appraisal of our chances"; "the actors tried to create a realistic portrayal of the Africans"
representing what is real; not abstract or ideal
"realistic portraiture"; "a realistic novel"; "in naturalistic colors"; "the school of naturalistic writers"
of or relating to the philosophical doctrine of realism
"a realistic system of thought"
expressed or represented as being accurate.
A realistic appraisal of the situation.
Relating to the representation of objects, actions or conditions as they actually are or were.
A realistic novel about the Victorian poor.
of or pertaining to the realists; in the manner of the realists; characterized by realism rather than by imagination
Realistic is the debut album by an American indie pop band Ivy.
British National Corpus
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Realistic' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4318
Rank popularity for the word 'Realistic' in Adjectives Frequency: #641
The numerical value of Realistic in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of Realistic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The Soviet government is the most realistic regime in the world-no ideals.
To be realistic today is to be visionary. To be realistic is to be starry-eyed.
We have been taught to believe that negative equals realistic and positive equals unrealistic.
Then you can think about trying it nationally as it's the only realistic way of getting the SPD into power, it may not work but it's a risk worth taking for the SPD.
Whenever people say 'we mustn't be sentimental,' you can take it they are about to do something cruel. And if they add, 'we must be realistic,' they mean they are going to make money out of it.
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