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Multiple Meanings
idealism — as in:  youthful idealism

We are all inspired by her strong idealism.
the belief that behavior should be guided by high ideals or standards — often implying the ideals are unrealistic
idealism — as in:  philosophical idealism

In his Critique of Pure Reason, Kant distinguished his transcendental idealism from Descartes’s Sceptical Idealism and Berkeley’s Dogmatic Idealism.
the philosophical theory that there is no reality outside of ideas
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