One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘my father was entirely pragmatic in his response to difficult situations’
practical, matter-of-fact, realistic, sensible, down-to-earth, commonsensical, hard-headed, expedient, businesslike, with both feet on the ground, with one's feet on the ground, rational, reasonable, no-nonsense, unsentimental, unidealistic
impractical, unrealistic, idealistic
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