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realism

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of realism

  1. realistic depiction in art and literature <using ordinary people as models, even when depicting the greatest of saints, Caravaggio brought an unforgiving realism to painting that was unprecedented> Synonyms literalism, naturalism, verisimilitude, representationalism, verismoRelated Words photo-realism; authenticity, grittiness





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