pragmatize

transitive verb
prag·ma·tize
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of pragmatize 

: to consider, represent, or embody (something unreal) as fact : materialize, rationalize

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Other Words from pragmatize

pragmatizer \-zə(r) \ noun plural -s

History and Etymology for pragmatize

Greek pragmat-, pragma deed, affair + English -ize

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