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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a style of abstract painting associated with the 1960s and marked chiefly by sharply outlined geometric or nongeometric forms

Usage examples (33)
  • He also honed a hawkish, hard-edge approach to politics.
  • The paintings are more hard-edge and contrasty, and the colors and values are incorrect.
  • At any rate, your packaging may be “civilized” but its contents are every bit as barbaric as what your own “hard-edge” peddles.
  • The artist's first solo show at the gallery includes hard-edge paintings that straddle the boundary between abstraction and representation. for more
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