Definition of pragmatic adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    pragmatic

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    adjective
    NAmE//præɡˈmæt̮ɪk//
     
     
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  1. 1solving problems in a practical and sensible way rather than by having fixed ideas or theories synonym realistic
  2. 2 a pragmatic approach to management problems
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NAmE//præɡˈmæt̮ɪkli//
 
adverb The company responded pragmatically to local conditions.
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