Visionary vs. Realist

Visionary vs. Realist — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Visionary and Realist

Visionaryadjective

Characterized by vision or foresight.

Realistnoun

One who is inclined to literal truth and pragmatism.

Visionaryadjective

Having the nature of fantasies or dreams; illusory.

Realistnoun

A practitioner of artistic or philosophic realism.

Visionaryadjective

Existing in imagination only; imaginary.

Realistnoun

(philosophy) An advocate of realism; one who believes that matter, objects etc. have real existence beyond our perception of them.

Visionaryadjective

Characterized by or given to apparitions, prophecies, or revelations.

Realistnoun

One who believes in seeing things the way they really are, as opposed to how they would like them to be.

Visionaryadjective

Given to daydreams or reverie; dreamy.

Realistnoun

An adherent of the realism movement; an artist who seeks to portray real everyday life accurately.

Visionaryadjective

Not practicable or realizable; utopian

visionary schemes for getting rich.

Realistnoun

a philosopher who believes that universals are real and exist independently of anyone thinking of them

Visionaryadjective

Tending to envision things in perfect but unrealistic form; idealistic.

Realistnoun

a person who accepts the world as it literally is and deals with it accordingly

Visionarynoun

One who is given to impractical or speculative ideas; a dreamer.

Realistnoun

a painter who represents the world realistically and not in an idealized or romantic style

Visionarynoun

One who has visions; a seer.

Visionaryadjective

having vision or foresight

Visionaryadjective

imaginary or illusory

Visionaryadjective

prophetic or revelatory

Visionaryadjective

idealistic or utopian

a visionary scheme or project

Visionarynoun

someone who has visions; a seer

Visionarynoun

an impractical dreamer

Visionarynoun

someone who has positive ideas about the future

Visionarynoun

a person given to fanciful speculations and enthusiasms with little regard for what is actually possible

Visionarynoun

a person with unusual powers of foresight

Visionaryadjective

not practical or realizable; speculative;

airy theories about socioeconomic improvementvisionary schemes for getting rich