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General Crossword Questions for “realism”

  • Non-abstract artistic style
  • Acceptance of things as they are
  • Mailers (anag)
  • Practicality
  • Unromantic view of the world
  • Artistic movement representing people and things as they actually are
  • Common sense is entering the world
  • Down-to-earth quality of Mailer's work
  • Mailer's conversion to fidelity


  • Realism (arts), the depiction of subjects as they appear in everyday life Realism (visual arts), a style of painting that depicts what the eye. — “Realism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”,
  • Magic realism or magical realism is an aesthetic style or genre of As used today, the term is broadly descriptive rather than critically rigorous: Matthew Strecher has defined magic realism as "what happens when a highly detailed, realistic setting is invaded by something 'too strange to believe'. — “Magic realism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”,
  • Realism in the visual arts and literature refers to the general attempt to depict As Ian Watt states, modern realism "begins from the position that truth can be discovered. — “Realism (arts) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”,


  • Whether it was the realism of the method, or the mere wonder of your own personality, thus directly presented to me without mist or veil, I cannot tell. — “The Picture of Dorian Gray” by Oscar Wilde
  • He is perhaps less far from realism than anyone and his earthly paradise is almost the real one–if it ever existed–for the loss of which man is always sighing." — “The Possessed” by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • The conversation turned on the new movement in art, on the new illustrations of the Bible by a French artist. Vorkuev attacked the artist for a realism carried to the point of coarseness. — “Anna Karenina” by Leo Tolstoy
  • “Take it as the last,” said Ivan, laughing, “if you are so corrupted by modern realism and can’t stand anything fantastic. — “The Brothers Karamazov” by Fyodor Dostoevsky

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