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Not sensible or realistic:‘the current policy is unsustainable and unpragmatic’
theoretical, conceptual, notional, philosophical, unpragmatic, hypothetical, speculative, conjectural, conjectured, suppositional, putativeView synonyms
- ‘The left is seen by these insiders as silly, unpragmatic losers who must be eschewed.’
- ‘This unpragmatic approach has become a hallmark of post-cold war left commentary.’
- ‘There is a recklessly unpragmatic, art-for-art's sake quality to Real Madrid; a notion that it's not worth winning if you are not going to win well, if you don't combine efficiency with panache.’
- ‘Their campaigns are often criticized as unpragmatic, quixotic and idealistic.’
- ‘Even when their power was broken, no government was unpragmatic enough to leave the provisioning of Paris to the free market forces.’
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