what is difference between Realism and Surrealism
real + -ism
- IPA(key): /ɹi.əlɪzm/ enPR: REE-ahl-izm
realism (countable and uncountable, plural realisms)
- A concern for fact or reality and rejection of the impractical and visionary.
- An artistic representation of reality as it is.
- (sciences) The viewpoint that an external reality exists independent of observation.
- (philosophy) A doctrine that universals are real—they exist and are distinct from the particulars that instantiate them.
- (doctrine concerning universals): nominalism, antirealism
- legal realism
- moral realism
- realism at OneLook Dictionary Search
- realism in Keywords for Today: A 21st Century Vocabulary, edited by The Keywords Project, Colin MacCabe, Holly Yanacek, 2018.
- “realism” in Raymond Williams, Keywords (revised), 1983, Fontana Press, page 257.
- realism in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
- Marlise, Raelism, Raëlism, almries, mailers, remails
realism (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])
This noun needs an inflection-table template.
From French réalisme.
realism n (uncountable)
reell + -ism
- Realism in Svenska Akademiens ordlista öfver svenska språket (6th ed., 1889)
From French surréalisme; sur- + realism
- (UK) IPA(key): /səˈɹiː(.ə)l.ɪz.əm/
- Hyphenation: sur‧re‧al‧ism
surrealism (countable and uncountable, plural surrealisms)
- An artistic movement and an aesthetic philosophy that aims for the liberation of the mind by emphasizing the critical and imaginative powers of the subconscious.