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German real practical (from Late Latin reālis real real1) Politik politics (from French politique political, policy politic)
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Borrowing from German Realpolitik.
In his time, however, he was as notorious for his rampant nepotism and brutal Realpolitik.
I could mention the cold war realpolitik that governed Kissinger's actions here.
Perhaps that had not been thought necessary given the realpolitik of the situation.
I could mention the cold war realpolitik that governed Kissinger 's actions here.
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