how to pronounce pragmatist


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pragmatist is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of pragmatist in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… a pragmatist who wanted to work within …”

meanings of pragmatist


  1. One who acts in a practical or straightforward manner; one who is pragmatic; one who values practicality or pragmatism.
  2. One who studies pragmatics.
  3. An advocate of pragmatism.
  4. One who acts in response to particular situations rather than upon abstract ideals; one who is willing to ignore their ideals to accomplish goals.
  5. One who belongs to the philosophic school of pragmatism; one who holds that the meaning of beliefs are the actions they entail, and that the truth of those beliefs consist in the actions they entail successfully leading a believer to their goals.


  1. Advocating pragmatism.

pragmatist frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word pragmatist occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics pragmatist can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that pragmatist can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

3) people, society, and culture;

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