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pragmatist

(prăg′mă-tĭst)
A person whose goals are achieved or attempted from a practical concept, action, or approach; a practical person.
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The launch of Pragmatist follows Forfusion's recent reports of record turnover (from PS550,000 to PS1.
Pragmatists also have trouble rousing themselves to action.
But Preludes to Pragmatism will appeal even to pragmatists with little interest in the specific problems it discusses because it demonstrates something important about the state of pragmatism.
In contrast, the Romantic Pragmatists continue the Modern Movement (or, more precisely, the Puginian Gothic Revival) belief that structure should inform space, construction inform detail, and that the interior should inform the exterior--that inside and out must be intimately related in an organic way which does not need an elaborate and imposed signposting system.
He said the pragmatists, unlike the reformers, "have the clout to deliver on their pledges because of their commanding position in the national security apparatus and their close ties to the supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei".
On average, 52% of students are reflectors, while 22% are activists; 11% and 13% are theorists and pragmatists respectively.
If one were to pair an American Pragmatist with a European Pragmatist, on the other hand, they would in all likelihood have few problems devising a common agenda.
P]ragmatist theory of law is, like much pragmatist theory, essentially banal.
Sc degree in mechanics from Howard University and having pursued studies in political science, and sea and air shipping, Souri is a pragmatist and has previously served as deputy minister of commerce.
Francisco told me he was a pragmatist on the debt question.
But House, ever the patient pragmatist, joined with many others who had thrown their energy into the League of Nations and formed the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), the American counterpart of the London-based Royal Institute of International Affairs.