What does realpolitik mean simple?

Definition of realpolitik

: politics based on practical and material factors rather than on theoretical or ethical objectives.

What is another word for realpolitik?

Realpolitik synonyms

In this page you can discover 7 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for realpolitik, like: pragmatism, power-politics, anti-americanism, practical-politics, humanitarianism, interventionism and universalism.

What did Bismarck mean by realpolitik?

From 1862-1890, German Chancellor and Prussian Statesman Otto Von Bismarck utilized a foreign policy known as Realpolitik. Realpolitik is politics/diplomacy based on practical and logical political possibilities that completely excludes morals and ethics from decisions.

What is the opposite of realpolitik?

Noun. Opposite of pragmatism. idealism. morality.