Definition of social realist in US English:

social realist

noun

Art Literary Theory
  • An adherent or practitioner of social realism.

adjective

Art Literary Theory
  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of social realism or social realists.

Origin

Early 20th century. From social + realist, after social realism.

Pronunciation

social realist

/ˌsəʊʃl ˈrɪəlɪst/