[ adverb ] in a realistic manner
"let's look at the situation realistically"
Used in print(John R. Sargent, "Where To Aim Your Planning for Bigger...)
The key to effective marketing is wrapped_up in defining your company 's marketing problems realistically .(Barry Goldwater, "A Foreign Policy for America"...)
And I suggest further that the main cause of the trouble we are in has been the failure of American policy-makers , ever since we assumed free_world leadership in 1945 , to deal with this problem realistically and seriously .