GRE Word List

PRAGMATIC

relating to matters of fact or practical affairs often to the exclusion of intellectual or artistic matters : practical as opposed to idealistic

The meaning of the word pragmatic is relating to matters of fact or practical affairs often to the exclusion of intellectual or artistic matters : practical as opposed to idealistic.

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tomebook
carousala wild, drunken party or celebration : a drunken revel : carouse
refuteto prove wrong by argument or evidence : show to be false or erroneous
blareto sound loud and strident
visionthe act or power of seeing : sight
nipto catch hold of and squeeze tightly between two surfaces, edges, or points : pinch
breedto produce (offspring) by hatching or gestation
wrestto pull, force, or move by violent wringing or twisting movements
buccaneerany of the freebooters preying on Spanish ships and settlements especially in 17th century West Indies
mutedbeing mute : silent