actualist

noun ac·tu·al·ist \ˈak-chə(-wə)-list, -shə-\

Definition of actualist

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  one who deals with, aims at, or considers actuality

  2. 2 :  an adherent of philosophical actualism

actualistic

\¦ak-chə(-wə)-¦li-stik\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of actualist

1actual + 1-ist


First Known Use: 1854


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