Examples from the Web for idealistic
My relationship with foreign cultures began, like many privileged Americans, with an idealistic college semester abroad.How I Got Addicted to Africa (and Wrote a Thriller About It)|Todd Moss|September 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As idealistic as Don is cynical, Ms. Farrell actually seems to love Don, and they develop a sweet, pseudo-domestic routine.Every Woman Don Draper’s Hooked Up With on ‘Mad Men’|Amy Zimmerman|April 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At first blush, it seems like a rare self-abnegating and idealistic move by a corporate giant.
The State of the Union address is always a long list of idealistic political projects.The Biggest Broken Promises from Last Year’s State of the Union|Jamelle Bouie|January 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her resentful and unloving husband Edward Casubon, and the idealistic but impoverished Will Ladislaw.
In this, her own field of moral judgment, woman is idealistic and uncompromising.Woman in Modern Society|Earl Barnes
In a fourth a system of idealistic metaphysics is being excogitated; in a fifth the impossibility of metaphysics is being shown.Pragmatism|William James
All the conditions of life are measured by money, and what brings no money is nonsense, unpractical, idealistic bosh.The Condition of the Working-Class in England in 1844|Frederick Engels
Midway between trade unionism and the simon-pure, idealistic reform philosophies stood producers' and consumers' cooperation.A History of Trade Unionism in the United States|Selig Perlman
But the programme they had proposed was idealistic, not practical.The Fight For The Republic in China|Bertram Lenox Putnam Weale