pragmatical
adjective see pragmatic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Pragmatical — Pragmatic Prag*mat ic, Pragmatical Prag*mat ic*al, a. [L. pragmaticus busy, active, skilled in business, especially in law and state affairs, systematic, Gr. ?, fr. ? a thing done, business, fr. ? to do: cf. F. pragmatique. See {Practical}.] 1.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pragmatical — See pragmatic. * * * …   Universalium

  • pragmatical — adjective a) That relates to affairs of state b) pragmatic …   Wiktionary

  • pragmatical — Synonyms and related words: Cyrenaic, Eleatic, Epicurean, Megarian, Stoic, advantageous, animist, animistic, appropriate, atomistic, balanced, banausic, beneficial, commodious, commonsense, cool, coolheaded, cosmotheistic, down to earth, earthy,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • pragmatical — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Having or indicating an awareness of things as they really are: down to earth, hard, hard headed, matter of fact, objective, practical, pragmatic, prosaic, realistic, sober, tough minded, unromantic. See EXCITE,… …   English dictionary for students

  • pragmatical — prag mat·i·cal || præg mætɪkl adj. practical, pertaining to action, of practice …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pragmatical — a. 1. Meddling, officious, meddlesome, impertinent, intermeddling, interfering, intrusive, obtrusive, over busy. 2. Very matter of fact, absorbed in realism, hostile to ideals, fond of the material, obtuse to ideas, stolid, of the earth, earthy …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • pragmatical — prag·mat·i·cal …   English syllables

  • pragmatical — adjective 1. concerned with practical matters a matter of fact (or pragmatic) approach to the problem a matter of fact account of the trip • Syn: ↑matter of fact, ↑pragmatic • Similar to: ↑practical …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pragmatic — Prag*mat ic, Pragmatical Prag*mat ic*al, a. [L. pragmaticus busy, active, skilled in business, especially in law and state affairs, systematic, Gr. ?, fr. ? a thing done, business, fr. ? to do: cf. F. pragmatique. See {Practical}.] 1. Of or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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