Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.idealogue - someone who theorizes (especially in science or art)
artistic creation, artistic production, art - the creation of beautiful or significant things; "art does not need to be innovative to be good"; "I was never any good at art"; "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"
science, scientific discipline - a particular branch of scientific knowledge; "the science of genetics"
intellectual, intellect - a person who uses the mind creatively
References in periodicals archive ?
He's a pragmatic businessman rather than an idealogue.
That buffoonish behaviour, the clownish exuberance masks a hard right idealogue of unlimited ambition.
The pounds 23,000-a-year software engineer, described as a "strange young loner who heard voices", was told by Old Bailey judge Mr Justice Bean: "You are not a calculating idealogue.
I am a political idealogue of jihad, but that is an injunction from the Quran, it is not my dogma.
The firm slimes a swing-voting moderate justice coming up for re-election and manufactures a winning campaign for a young right-wing idealogue.
Shaun, catastrophically, chooses to run with the idealogue.
subset]] was barely twenty years old at the time of al-Azdi's death, he claims to have received a license to transmit all of his Zahirite works many hadith collections, not to mention by the great literalist idealogue, [Ali.
Idealogue don't govern very well, but pragmatists do.
4) While Enthoven, the managed competition idealogue, seeks to search for competition's roots as far back as the Ross Loos Plan of Los Angeles (1929), the current push in favor of managed competition reflects a confluence of several factors that have nothing in common with the free market(5):
20 Winners from 1000+ Entries Shown in Gaia's Virtual Cinemas Alongside New Videos from Entertainment Studio IDEALOGUE, Live Only Once Productions (LOOP) and STASH
His logic was inescapable to all but the most brainwashed liberal idealogue.
Political idealogue would be a better descrip- tion.