Definitions for idealistaɪˈdi ə lɪst

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. idealist, dreamer(noun)

    someone guided more by ideals than by practical considerations

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  1. Idealist(n.)

    One who holds the doctrine of idealism, in any sense. In senses 4 and 5 of idealism, opposed to realist.

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. idaliste.]

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. idealist(Noun)

    One who adheres to idealism.

  2. idealist(Noun)

    Someone whose conduct stems from idealism rather than from practicality.

  3. idealist(Noun)

    An unrealistic or impractical visionary.

  4. Origin: From idéaliste, from idealis, from idea.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Idealist(noun)

    one who idealizes; one who forms picturesque fancies; one given to romantic expectations

  2. Idealist(noun)

    one who holds the doctrine of idealism

  3. Origin: [Cf. F. idaliste.]

The Roycroft DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. idealist

    1. A glassblower. 2. A somnambulist who insists on stepping out of a solid window into the air. 3. A person who lives in a tower of porcelain and dines on pumpernickel and lobscouse. 4. A man who fills his gasoline-tank with attar of roses and expects the motor to run.

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  1. Idealist

    Idealist makes powerfully simple applications for freelancers and small businesses. They solve problems that every small business owner has faced, including invoicing, online payments, and collaboration. Idealist apps run in the cloud to make it possible to operate a business from anywhere while removing the distance constraints between team members.

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