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art

art

 
pronunciation:
art
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the creation of things whose purpose is to be beautiful or full of meaning.
similar words:
creation, design, drawing, painting, poetry, production, sculpture
definition 2: the works produced by painters, writers, musicians, sculptors, film directors, and other kinds of artists.
Poems, paintings, and ballets are all examples of art.
 
similar words:
designs, drama, film, interpretations, literature, music, paintings, poetry, productions, sculptures, theater
definition 3: a fine skill that has resulted from natural ability, practice, or study.
She has perfected the art of making fine pastries.This poem shows great art.
synonyms:
craft, skill
similar words:
expertise, technique, workmanship
definition 4: the field of visual works such as painting and drawing.
similar words:
culture, design
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