actualist

noun

ac·​tu·​al·​ist
ˈak-chə(-wə)-list,
-shə-
plural -s
1
: one who deals with, aims at, or considers actuality
2
: an adherent of philosophical actualism
actualistic
¦ak-chə(-wə)-¦li-stik
adjective

Word History

First Known Use

1854, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of actualist was in 1854

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“Actualist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/actualist. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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