idealistic

[ ahy-dee-uh-lis-tik, ahy-dee-uh- ]
/ aɪˌdi əˈlɪs tɪk, ˌaɪ di ə- /

adjective

of or relating to idealism or idealists.
Also i·de·al·is·ti·cal.

Origin of idealistic

First recorded in 1820–30; idealist + -ic

Related forms

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Examples from the Web for unidealistic

  • That such an unidealistic enterprise should not flourish on American soil is worth noting.

    The Old Coast Road|Agnes Rothery