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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One who is adept at something, especially the muses; Someone who produces art, especially paintings or drawings.

Usage examples (33)
  • The difference between the artist and the non-artist is that the artist never stops playing.
  • Features the title artist's paintings of downtown Philadelphia and local areas.
  • Features photographs by the title artist, who captures tiny details: a fire hydrant, a neon
  • NIKI BOMBSHELL, Features the title artist's inks and acrylics on wood, cardboard and other found platforms. for more
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  • An "artist" (one skilled in a fine art) can also be an "artiste" (public performer), but an "artiste" is not necessarily an "artist."
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